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The Resource Our overweight children : what parents, schools, and communities can do to control the fatness epidemic, Sharron Dalton

Our overweight children : what parents, schools, and communities can do to control the fatness epidemic, Sharron Dalton

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Our overweight children : what parents, schools, and communities can do to control the fatness epidemic
Title
Our overweight children
Title remainder
what parents, schools, and communities can do to control the fatness epidemic
Statement of responsibility
Sharron Dalton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The United States is facing a health crisis of epidemic proportions: children are gaining weight younger and faster than ever before. With the prospect of becoming the most obese generation of adults in history, they are already turning up with an alarming assortment of "grown-up" maladies, from type 2 diabetes to high blood pressure. This book takes a clear-eyed look at what's behind the statistics and diagnoses, and what can be done about the major health crisis among American children. Sharron Dalton begins with the basics: what obesity is, what causes it, and why it matters. Integrating in
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N$T
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Dalton, Sharron
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
California studies in food and culture
Series volume
13
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Overweight children
  • Obesity in children
  • MEDICAL
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • MEDICAL
  • Obesity in children
  • Overweight children
  • United States
  • Obesity
  • Obesity in children - United States
  • Overweight children - United States
  • Overweight children-- United States
  • Obesity
  • Child
  • Obesity
Label
Our overweight children : what parents, schools, and communities can do to control the fatness epidemic, Sharron Dalton
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Coming to terms -- Gauging obesity's toll -- Family matters -- At home -- Beyond the home -- Nurturing healthy and active lifestyles -- Reaching and keeping a healthy weight -- Slowing the vicious cycle of fat discrimination -- Mobilizing to help our overweight children
Control code
ocm56607525
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (292 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282358232
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt2b8p
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)56607525
Label
Our overweight children : what parents, schools, and communities can do to control the fatness epidemic, Sharron Dalton
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Coming to terms -- Gauging obesity's toll -- Family matters -- At home -- Beyond the home -- Nurturing healthy and active lifestyles -- Reaching and keeping a healthy weight -- Slowing the vicious cycle of fat discrimination -- Mobilizing to help our overweight children
Control code
ocm56607525
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (292 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282358232
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt2b8p
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)56607525

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