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Preventing childhood obesity : health in the balance / Committee on Prevention of Obesity in Children and Youth, Food and Nutrition Board, Board on Health Promotion and Disease Prevention ; Jeffrey P. Koplan, Catharyn T. Liverman, Vivica I. Kraak, editors.

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Subject: Obesity in children > United States > Prevention.
Child health services > United States.
Nutrition policy > United States.
Health promotion > United States.
Health Promotion.
Health Policy.
Social Environment.
Methods.
Obesity.
Adolescent.
Child.
Public Policy.
Overnutrition.
Sociology.
Overweight.
Investigative Techniques.
Age Groups.
Health Care Facilities, Manpower, and Services.
Preventive Health Services.
Persons.
Body Weight.
Nutrition Disorders.
Social Sciences.
Social Control Policies.
Health Services.
Delivery of Health Care.
Analytical, Diagnostic and Therapeutic Techniques and Equipment.
Signs and Symptoms.
Policy.
Anthropology, Education, Sociology and Social Phenomena.
Named Groups.
Social Control, Formal.
Body Size.
Nutritional and Metabolic Diseases.
Health Care Economics and Organizations.
Pathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms.
Body Weights and Measures.
Disease.
Body Constitution.
Physiological Phenomena.
Physical Examination.
Phenomena and Processes.
Diagnostic Techniques and Procedures.
Diagnosis.
Obésité chez l'enfant > États-Unis > Prévention.
Enfants > Santé, Services de > États-Unis.
Politique alimentaire > États-Unis.
Promotion de la santé > États-Unis.
Genre: Electronic book.
Electronic books.

Record details

  • ISBN: 0309531640
  • ISBN: 9780309531641
  • ISBN: 0309091969
  • ISBN: 9780309091961
  • ISBN: 0309093155
  • ISBN: 9780309093156
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (xix, 414 pages) : illustrations
  • Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, ©2005.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Extent and consequences of childhood obesity -- Developing an action plan -- A national public health priority -- Industry, advertising, media, and public education -- Local communities -- Schools -- Home -- Confronting the childhood obesity epidemic.
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Note: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. http://purl.oclc.org/DLF/benchrepro0212
Language Note: English.
Action Note: digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve
Source of Description Note: Print version record.

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