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Preventing childhood obesity : health in the balance

by Institute of Medicine (U.S.)., Jeffrey Koplan, Catharyn T Liverman, Vivica I Kraak
Year: 2005
Publisher: National Academies Press
Keywords: Obesity in children United States Prevention, Child health services United States, Nutrition policy United States, Health promotion United States, Obésité chez l'enfant États-Unis Prévention, Enfants Santé, Services de États-Unis, Politique alimentaire États-Unis, Promotion de la santé États-Unis, MEDICAL Pediatrics, HEALTH & FITNESS Children's Health, Child health services, Health promotion, Nutrition policy, Obesity in children Prevention, Fettsucht, Kind, Prävention, Enfant, Obésité, Politique alimentaire, Promotion de la santé, Service de santé, 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, United States, États-Unis
Language: English
ISBN: 9780309091961, 6611878718, 0309091969, 1281878715, 9781281878717, 9786611878719, 9780309093156, 0309531640, 0309093155, 9780309531641
OCLC: 58553511
Contents: 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.