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Kids and Obesity

Kids and Obesity 

Price: $39.93
S&L Price: $29.95
ISBN: 978-1-68282-403-0
Format: Hardcover
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Author: Gail Snyder
Publication Date: 2018
Number of Pages: 80
Dewey Code: 618.92/398
Interest Grade Level: 6-12

In 2013 the American Medical Association declared obesity a disease requiring treatment. Increasingly, it is a disease that affects children and adolescents, representing a problem that if not adequately addressed, may lead them to live shorter lives. Kids and Obesity presents a realistic picture of this disease, what is known about its causes, what its like to live with it, and the latest on treatments and cures.