Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Weight Loss Treatment and CBT for Veterans with Binge Eating|
Robin M Masheb
||West Haven, CT
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||Health Services R&D
|| August 2017 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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The objective of this research is to address the dual problems of overweight/obesity and binge eating among Veterans. Obesity is a leading cause of preventable death and one of the most serious public health problems faced by our nation. Binge eating is a common problem found amongst overweight/obese individuals that poses additional risk for psychiatric and medical comorbidity. Of great concern for the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) is that Veterans are disproportionately affected by obes...
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