Global Perspectives on Childhood Obesity

Written By Debasis Bagchi
Global Perspectives on Childhood Obesity
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 12 October 2010
  • ISBN : 9780080961729
  • Pages : 536 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Global Perspectives on Childhood Obesity written by Debasis Bagchi which was release on 12 October 2010, this book published by Academic Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: 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. This book will cover the multi-faceted factors contributing to the rapidly growing childhood obesity epidemic The underlying causes and current status of rapidly growing obesity epidemic in children in the global scenario will be discussed 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

Global Perspectives on Childhood Obesity

Global Perspectives on Childhood Obesity
  • Author : Debasis Bagchi
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2010-10-12
  • Total pages : 536
  • ISBN : 9780080961729
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Summary : 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 ...

Global Perspectives on Childhood Obesity

Global Perspectives on Childhood Obesity
  • Author : Debasis Bagchi
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2019-02-06
  • Total pages : 506
  • ISBN : 9780080961729
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Summary : Global Perspectives on Childhood Obesity: Current Status, Consequences and Prevention, Second Edition examines the current childhood obesity epidemic, outlines the consequences of this crisis, and develops strategies to forestall and prevent it. This book provides a thorough investigation of the causes of childhood obesity and, more importantly, offers specific prevention ...

Studyguide for Global Perspectives on Childhood Obesity

Studyguide for Global Perspectives on Childhood Obesity
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  • Publisher : Cram101
  • Release Date : 2013-05
  • Total pages : 140
  • ISBN : 9780080961729
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Outlines and Highlights for Global Perspectives on Childhood Obesity
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  • Publisher : Academic Internet Pub Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2011-04
  • Total pages : 276
  • ISBN : 9780080961729
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Childhood Obesity

Childhood Obesity
  • Author : Michael I. Goran
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2016-10-14
  • Total pages : 502
  • ISBN : 9780080961729
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Summary : 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 becomes a life-long problem in most ...

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  • Author : Jacqueline Langwith
  • Publisher : Greenhaven Publishing LLC
  • Release Date : 2012-12-07
  • Total pages : 152
  • ISBN : 9780080961729
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Summary : Today, about one in five school-aged children has obesity according to the C.D.C. It is an issue that is ever-increasing and dangerous. This guidebook provides essential information on childhood obesity, but also serves as a historical survey, by providing information on the controversies surrounding its causes, and first-person ...

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  • Publisher : Edward Elgar Publishing
  • Release Date : 2020-12-25
  • Total pages : 400
  • ISBN : 9780080961729
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Summary : Childhood obesity is one of the most pressing global public health challenges of the 21st century. In response, States need to employ a multisectoral approach including labelling rules, food marketing restrictions and fiscal policies. However, these legal measures interact in a complex fashion with international economic and human rights law ...

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  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Release Date : 2019-04-15
  • Total pages : 800
  • ISBN : 9780080961729
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Summary : Epidemiology of Chronic Disease: Global Perspectives is the most current and authoritative resource on the epidemiology, etiology, pathogenesis, risk factors and preventive factors of over 50 major chronic diseases and conditions. This comprehensive text provides readers with an excellent basis for examining current hypotheses regarding chronic disease epidemiology....

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  • Publisher : IAP
  • Release Date : 2013-01-01
  • Total pages : 229
  • ISBN : 9780080961729
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Summary : What do teachers, principals, school administrators, superintendents, state policy makers, and parents need to know about the growing trend to use technology in physical activity environments? How can technology be used to increase not only fitness levels but academic learning in today’s youth? How can kids benefit from increased ...

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  • Author : Lori A. Johnson,Kathleen Uradnik,Sara Beth Hower
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2011-09-23
  • Total pages : 630
  • ISBN : 9780080961729
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Summary : Through a detailed exploration of the viewpoints involved, this balanced and incisive work promotes understanding of the most divisive issues in American government today. • Includes many sidebars that highlight and elaborate on important aspects of the topic • Provides a list of useful resources for further study with each entry...

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  • Author : Denis Daneman
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2015-07-29
  • Total pages : 1069
  • ISBN : 9780080961729
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Summary : The Guest Editors have compiled a comprehensive issue that includes both disorders of endocrinology as well as diabetes. Authors have addressed the following clinical topics: disorders of menstruation, thyroid function; gender dysphoria; hypoglycemia in the nondiabetic child; preventing DKA; short- and long-term outcomes in diabetes, and whole genome sequencing in ...

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  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-11-09
  • Total pages : 294
  • ISBN : 9780080961729
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Summary : The book brings together the current knowledge and future perspectives of the complex physiology and pathophysiology of gut-liver interactions in health and disease. It provides readers with a unique overview and access to knowledge that cannot be obtained elsewhere. The structure is logical and covers all aspect including the normal ...

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  • Author : Michael Freemark
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2010-09-14
  • Total pages : 487
  • ISBN : 9780080961729
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Summary : Childhood obesity and its co-morbidities -- including type 2 diabetes, hypertension, dyslipidemia, sleep apnea, and fatty liver disease -- have seen striking increases in recent years. Despite a wealth of investigation, there is considerable controversy regarding the etiology of childhood obesity and the optimal approaches for prevention and treatment. Pediatric Obesity: ...

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  • Author : Michael S. Freemark
  • Publisher : Humana Press
  • Release Date : 2018-01-05
  • Total pages : 814
  • ISBN : 9780080961729
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Summary : This second edition of Freemark’s text embodies all of the strengths of the original work but is deeper and broader in scope, with new chapters on emerging themes including metabolomics, genomics, and the roles of gastrointestinal hormones, the microbiome, brown adipose tissue, and endocrine disruptors in the pathogenesis of ...

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  • Author : Tahir A Mahmood,Sabaratnam Arulkumaran
  • Publisher : Newnes
  • Release Date : 2012-12-31
  • Total pages : 670
  • ISBN : 9780080961729
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Summary : Obesity is a continuing issue around the world and in many contexts. The growing number of obese people is an increasing concern for those in the medical profession, and obesity can pose specific challenges in relation to fertility and pregnancy. Patients who are obese require specific considerations and knowledge. Bringing ...