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Title Childhood obesity : risk factors, health effects, and prevention / Carol M. Segel, editor.

Imprint New York : Nova Science, ©2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe EBSCO Clinical Nursing E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (xi, 204 pages) : illustrations.
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series Public health in the 21st century
Metabolic diseases - laboratory and clinical research series
Public health in the 21st century series.
Metabolic diseases--laboratory and clinical research series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The importance of physical activity in a lofty pediatric obesity context / Benjamin C. Guinhouya -- Contribution of physiological and psychosocial risk factors combined with sedentary lifestyles to overweight and obesity : prospects for prevention / Pouran D. Faghri, Cynthia H. Adams -- The prevalence of overweight and obesity and related metabolic abnormalities among children and adolescents in China / Zhijie Yu, Gang Hu, Xilin Yang -- Ethnic differences in pediatric obesity and the metabolic syndrome / Zeena Salman, Mark D. DeBoer -- Migrant status -- an important risk factor for developing obesity during childhood / Sylvia Kirchengast -- Promotion of healthy lifestyles to prevent obesity in school children / Elena Centis, Rebecca Marzocchi, Giulio Marchesini -- Using real-time data capture methods to investigate children's physical activity and eating behaviors / Genevieve Fridlund Dunton -- Effects of schoolyard's attributes on childhood obesity / Isabel Mourão-Carvalhal, Eduarda Coelho -- A gender-structured random model for understanding adulthood obesity / Francisco-J. Santonja, Rafael J. Villanueva, Lucas J'odar -- Does this study inform policy? Examination of leading childhood obesity journals' instructions to authors regarding policy-related research and implications / Sheila Fleischhacker [and others] -- Nutrition education in school-based childhood and adolescent obesity prevention programs / Melinda J. Ickes, Manoj Sharma -- Child obesity in global perspective emergent risks related to social status, urbanism, and poverty / Alexandra Brewis, Mary C. Meyer.
Note Print version record.
Subject Obesity in children.
Obesity in adolescence.
MEDICAL -- Pediatrics.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Children's Health.
Obesity in adolescence. (OCoLC)fst01042766
Obesity in children. (OCoLC)fst01042770
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic book.
Added Author Segel, Carol M.
Other Form: Print version: Childhood obesity. New York : Nova Science, ©2011 9781617619823 (DLC) 2010036033 (OCoLC)659413128
ISBN 9781611222562 (electronic bk.)
1611222567 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. AU@ 000051354755
DEBBG BV043092523
DEBSZ 42158033X

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