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Conquering Childhood Obesity For Dummies

by Kimberly A. Tessmer

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Published by John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. in New York .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL24259200M
ISBN 109780470081747

Multiple: Childhood Obesity. Definition Description Demographics Causes and Symptoms Diagnosis Treatment Prognosis Prevention The Future For more information. Definition. Childhood obesity is a condition that develops when children or teenagers take in more food calories than their bodies burn up. The most common assessment of obesity is made.   Childhood obesity is a complex health issue. It occurs when a child is well above the normal or healthy weight for his or her age and height. The causes of excess weight gain in young people are similar to those in adults, including factors such as a person’s behavior and genetics.

Conquering Childhood Obesity For Dummies Kimberly A. Tessmer,Meghan Beecher,Michelle Hagen — Health & Fitness Author: Kimberly A. Tessmer,Meghan Beecher,Michelle Hagen. Consequences of childhood obesity. Childhood obesity can profoundly affect children's physical health, social, and emotional well-being, and self esteem. It is also associated with poor academic performance and a lower quality of life experienced by the child. These potential consequences are further examined in the following sections.

Conquering Childhood Obesity For Dummies by Kimberly A. Tessmer: Getting Your Book Published for Dummies by Sarah Parsons Zackheim: for Dummies is a series of books designed to present topics in an easy-to-understand, lighthearted manner. For Dummies Official Site.   Childhood Obesity A Serious Problem. Conquering the polio epidemic Radcliffe read he first chapter of the first book for fans — and the next celebrity narrator will pick up where he left.


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An ad hoc committee will review factors related to overweight and obesity in infants, toddlers, and preschool children (birth to 5 years), with a focus on nutrition, physical activity, and sedentary behavior; identify gaps in knowledge; and make recommendations on early childhood obesity prevention policies, taking into account the differences between children birth.

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The “For Dummies” series is often renowned for its simplicity, humor, and easy-to-understand humor. Conquering Childhood Obesity for Dummies proved no different. The book opened with a humorous hook, and from there informed me about childhood obesity, a brief view of its causes, its effects, and prevention and treatment methods.

This book aims to provide readers with a general as well as an advanced overview of the key trends in childhood obesity. Obesity is an illness that occurs due to a combination of genetic, environmental, psychosocial, metabolic and hormonal factors.

The prevalence of obesity has shown a great rise both in adults and children in the last 30 years. It is known that one third of children who are. It's not hard to make the case that childhood obesity is a problem that this nation needs to face, and quickly. "The data show that kids as young as years of age are being diagnosed with.

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The Institute of Medicine Committee on Prevention of Obesity in Children and Youth was charged with developing a prevention-focused action plan to decrease the prevalence of obesity in children and youth in the United States.

The primary emphasis of the committee's task was on examining the behavioral and cultural factors, social constructs, and other broad environmental factors involved in Cited by:.

Obesity is on the rise! The state of obesity in the world today is a concern for all governments especially those in developed countries and with this comes the rise of hypertension and high cholesterol levels. Despite the efforts these governments have taken, the epidemic seems to become more serious.

It affects both children as well as adults. Kimberly A. Tessmer, RD, LD, is a consulting dietitian in Brunswick, Ohio. She is the author of The Everything Nutrition Book and The Everything Pregnancy Nutrition Book as well as a contributing author of Conquering Childhood Obesity for : Red Wheel/Weiser.Obesity in childhood and adolescence has reached epidemic proportions in all industrialized countries around the world.

Its impact on individual lives as well as on health economics has to be recognized by physicians and the public alike.

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