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Understanding Obesity (Coursera)

In this course, we’ll look at the facts and misconceptions around obesity and discuss key physiological and psychological concepts around the brain’s control of appetite and body weight. We’ll consider the biological and environmental pressures that make it easy to gain weight (and hard to lose it!). Most importantly, [...]

Weight Management: Beyond Balancing Calories (Coursera)

Across the globe, more people are suffering from obesity than at any other time in our history. Why has obesity become so common and so challenging? In this course, we will look at the root cause of obesity, as explained by the latest science. We will see how our [...]

Nutrition Science: Obesity and Healthy Weight Loss (FutureLearn)

Jun 20th 2022
Nutrition Science: Obesity and Healthy Weight Loss (FutureLearn)
Course Auditing
Delve into the lifestyle contributors and lived experience of obesity and how to healthily promote weight loss. earn theories in human nutrition and weight management. According to NHS Digital, in the year 2019/2020, over 1 million hospital admissions were linked to obesity. On this four-week course, you’ll reflect on [...]

The Science of Weight Loss: Dispelling Diet Myths (edX)

Arm yourself with the knowledge and tools to make healthy eating decisions as you learn the science behind weight loss and dispel diet and nutrition myths. Whether you are trying to lose weight yourself, or are supporting others, this food and nutrition course will dispel common myths about weight [...]