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Living with Obesity

By L E Carmichael

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December 15, 2013


Juvenile Nonfiction / Social Science / Sociology
Young Adult Nonfiction / Health & Daily Living / Diet & Nutrition



Living with Obesity features fictional narratives paired with firsthand advice from a medical expert to help preteens and teenagers feel prepared for dealing with obesity during adolescence. Topics include causes and risk factors, complications, tests and diagnosis, treatment methods, coping strategies, and giving and getting support. Throughout the book, Ask Yourself This questions encourage discussion. Features include a selected bibliography, further readings, Just the Facts summary of medical facts about obesity, Where to Turn summary of key advice that includes contact information for helpful organizations, a glossary, source notes, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Essential Library is an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.

ISBN: 9781624032462
Format: Hardback
Pages: 112
Publisher: ABDO Publishing
Published: December 15, 2013