Reducing calories to lose weight

To the Editor: In a Viewpoint, Dr Guth said that the challenge of weight loss is to “convince patients to consume fewer calories” and benchmarked weight loss success against the 3500 kcal per pound rule. This view suggests that small decreases in diet calories will progressively result in substantial weight losses. However, the real relationship between diet calories and weight loss is more complicated.


Publication Date:
Jun 12 2018
Date Submitted:
Jun 21 2019
Pagination:
2336-2338
Citation:
Journal of the American Medical Association
319
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