Obesity: Your Questions Answered

by
Christine L. B. Selbyauthor

Christine L. B. Selby, PhD, is an associate professor of psychology at Husson University in Bangor, Maine, and a licensed psychologist in a part-time private practice.

Obesity: Your Questions Answered

20190228

Greenwood

Pages 160
Topics Health and Wellness: Nutrition and Healthy Living;Current Events and Issues: Health and Medicine;Binge Eating Disorder;Body Mass Index (BMI);Economic Cost of Obesity;Fat Bias and Fat Discrimination;Genetics and Obesity;Health at Every Size Movement;Health Effects of Obesity;Lifestyle Changes;Metabolic Syndrome;Prevention and Awareness Programs;Psychological Well-Being and Obesity

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Table of Contents

Obesity: Your Questions Answered

Author(s): Selby, Christine;
Contributors: Selby, Christine;
Abstract:

This book serves as an accessible resource for teens who want to learn more about obesity. The information and guidance it offers make it a valuable tool for young adult readers with questions or concerns about their weight.


• Helps readers hone their research and critical thinking skills in a Guide to Health Literacy section

• Provides real-world examples of concepts discussed in the book through case studies

• Dispels popular misconceptions in a Common Myths section and directs readers towards accurate information

• Points readers towards additional books, organizations, and websites for further study and research in an annotated directory of resources

SortTitle: obesity: your questions answered
Keyword(s): Health and Wellness: Nutrition and Healthy Living; Current Events and Issues: Health and Medicine; Binge Eating Disorder; Body Mass Index (BMI); Economic Cost of Obesity; Fat Bias and Fat Discrimination; Genetics and Obesity; Health at Every Size Movement; Health Effects of Obesity; Lifestyle Changes; Metabolic Syndrome; Prevention and Awareness Programs; Psychological Well-Being and Obesity
Author Info:
Christine L. B. Selbyauthor

Christine L. B. Selby, PhD, is an associate professor of psychology at Husson University in Bangor, Maine, and a licensed psychologist in a part-time private practice.

eISBN-13: 9781440861475
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Print ISBN-13: 9781440861468
Imprint: Greenwood
Pages: 160
Publication Date: 20190228
Series: Q&A Health Guides