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Thinking Critically: Obesity - eBook

Thinking Critically: Obesity - eBook 

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ISBN: 978-1-68282-268-5
Format: eBook
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Author: Andrea Nakaya
Publication Date: 2018
Number of Pages: 80
Dewey Code: 362.1963/98
Interest Grade Level: 6-12
Reading Grade Level: 6-12

Obesity rates in the United States are higher than ever before, with about 37 percent of adults, and 17 percent of young people ages 2 to 19 currently classified as obese. Through a narrative-driven pro/con format—supported by relevant facts, quotes, anecdotes, and full-color illustrations—this title examines issues related to obesity. Topics include: Does Obesity Pose a Serious Health Threat? Is Obesity a Matter of Personal Responsibility? Is the Food Industry to Blame for Obesity? Can the United States Reduce the Problem of Obesity?

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