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Global perspectives on childhood obesity

current status, consequences and prevention

by Debasis Bagchi

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Published by Academic in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Obesity in children,
  • Prevention

  • About the Edition

    Understanding the complex factors contributing to the growing childhood obesity epidemic is vital not only for the improved health of the world"s future generations, but for the healthcare system. The impact of childhood obesity reaches beyond the individual family and into the public arenas of social systems and government policy and programs. Global Perspectives on Childhood Obesity explores these with an approach that considers the current state of childhood obesity around the world as well as future projections, the most highly cited factors contributing to childhood obesity, what it means for the future both for children and society, and suggestions for steps to address and potentially prevent childhood obesity. Features: 1. This book will cover the multi-faceted factors contributing to the rapidly growing childhood obesity epidemic. 2. The underlying causes and current status of rapidly growing obesity epidemic in children in the global scenario will be discussed. 3. The strategies for childhood obesity prevention and treatment such as physical activity and exercise, personalized nutrition plans and school and community involvement will be presented. Benefits: 1. A comprehensive and concise book addressing the global epidemic of childhood obesity targeted for nutritionists, dieticians, medical and health professionals, educators and scientists. 2. The strategies for childhood obesity prevention and treatment such as physical activity and exercise, personalized nutrition plans and school and community involvement will be presented. 3. The impact and its consequences of this ongoing epidemic on individual family and community as a whole will be addressed.

    Edition Notes

    Electronic reproduction. Amsterdam : Elsevier Science & Technology, 2010. Mode of access: World Wide Web. System requirements: Web browser. Title from title screen (viewed on Sep. 27, 2010). Access may be restricted to users at subscribing institutions.

    Statementedited by Debasis Bagchi
    ContributionsScienceDirect (Online service)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRJ399.C6 G56 2010
    The Physical Object
    Format[electronic resource] :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25540533M
    ISBN 100123749956
    ISBN 109780123749956
    OCLC/WorldCa668196262

    Global Perspectives on Childhood Obesity: Current Status, Consequences and Prevention eBook: Debasis Bagchi: : Kindle Store. “There is no other book on pediatric obesity on the market that compares to this one. It covers all the basic sciences, social sciences, and clinical sciences that play a role in pediatric obesity. Fast-Food Value Chains and Childhood Obesity: A Global Perspective.

    Fact sheets. Fact sheet on obesity and overweight ; Facts and figures on childhood obesity; Global Strategy on Diet, Physical Activity and Health. The fundamental causes behind the rising levels of childhood obesity . Childhood obesity has reached epidemic proportions in the United States and continues to increase in prevalence in almost all countries in which it has been studied, including developed and developing countries around the globe. The causes of obesity are complex and multi-factorial. Childhood obesity .

      Childhood obesity is also an increasing concern for the WHO: The problem [of childhood obesity] is global and is steadily affecting many low- and middle-income countries, . Book Description: In a world now filled with more people who are overweight than underweight, public health and medical perspectives paint obesity as a catastrophic epidemic that threatens to .


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