Living with Obesity, 1st Edition

  • L. E. Carmichael
  • Published By: ABDO Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1629680427
  • ISBN-13: 9781629680422
  • DDC: 616.398
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released November 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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Living with Health Challenges offers a first step toward understanding key current health issues. Each title is a comprehensive guide that examines important questions about these challenges. What are the causes and symptoms? What are the treatment options? What are some necessary lifestyle changes? Where can you go for help? Living with Health Challenges unlocks some of the mysteries surrounding these difficult issues and helps student readers make healthy, informed decisions. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Expert Advice.
1: The Skinny on Fat: Defining Obesity.
2: Ganging Up: Nature, Nurture, and You.
3: Obesity Is Bad for Your Health.
4: The Ugly Truth about Weight Stigma.
5: An Ounce of Prevention, a Pound of Cure.
6: Healthy Eating for a Healthier You.
7: Making Time to Move.
8: Beyond Diet and Exercise.
9: Coping and Support.
Just the Facts.
Where to Turn.
Additional Resources.
Source Notes.
About the Author.