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Compact Research: Current Issues: Obesity

Obesity eBook 

S&L Price: $43.29
ISBN: 978-1-60152-311-2
Format: eBook
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Author: Carrie Fredericks
Publication Date: 2008
Number of Pages: 96
Dewey Code: pending
Interest Grade Level: 6-12
Reading Grade Level: 6-12

The number of obese individuals has skyrocketed in the last two decades. It is becoming more evident that obesity is not just an effect of personal choices, but influenced by many outside factors. Through objective overviews, primary sources, and full-color illustrations, this title examines What Are the Causes of Obesity? How Can Obesity Be Prevented? Is Obesity a Matter of Personal Responsibility? How Should Obesity Be Treated?