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Childhood Obesity : Causes, Consequences, and Intervention Approaches (Hardcover)
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Childhood obesity is an enormous problem throughout the world and has huge impacts on public health. This book reviews multiple causes and consequences of obesity in children as well as various strategies that have been examined for treatment and prevention. The book includes exhaustive treatment of contributing factors to childhood obesity, such as assessment, environmental factors, nutrition and dietary factors, host factors, interventions and treatment, consequences, and further action for future prevention.