Global Perspectives on Childhood Obesity

Written By Debasis Bagchi
Global Perspectives on Childhood Obesity
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 06 February 2019
  • ISBN : 0128128410
  • Pages : 506 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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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 : 0128128410
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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 ...

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 : 0128128410
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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 ...

Studyguide for Global Perspectives on Childhood Obesity

Studyguide for Global Perspectives on Childhood Obesity
  • Author : Cram101 Textbook Reviews
  • Publisher : Cram101
  • Release Date : 2013-05
  • Total pages : 140
  • ISBN : 0128128410
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Outlines and Highlights for Global Perspectives on Childhood Obesity
  • Author : Cram101 Textbook Reviews
  • Publisher : Academic Internet Pub Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2011-04
  • Total pages : 276
  • ISBN : 0128128410
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Global Perspectives on Health Promotion Effectiveness

Global Perspectives on Health Promotion Effectiveness
  • Author : David V. McQueen,Catherine Jones
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2007-06-13
  • Total pages : 426
  • ISBN : 0128128410
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Summary : This work is a critical reflection on the state of health promotion effectiveness in practice around the world. It examines the meaning of health promotion from regional perspectives, and explores regional strengths and weaknesses in demonstrating effectiveness. The book goes on to consider issues in public health such as tobacco, ...

Global Perspectives in Workplace Health Promotion

Global Perspectives in Workplace Health Promotion
  • Author : Wolf Kirsten,Robert C. Karch
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Publishers
  • Release Date : 2011-03-23
  • Total pages : 493
  • ISBN : 0128128410
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Summary : Health Sciences & Professions...

Global Perspectives on Intercultural Communication

Global Perspectives on Intercultural Communication
  • Author : Stephen M. Croucher
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2017-06-12
  • Total pages : 376
  • ISBN : 0128128410
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Summary : What is intercultural communication? How does perspective shape a person’s definition of the key tenets of the term and the field? These are the core questions explored by this accessible global introduction to intercultural communication. Each chapter explores the topic from a different geographic, religious, theoretical, and/or methodological ...

Global Perspectives on Physical Education and After School Sport Programs

Global Perspectives on Physical Education and After School Sport Programs
  • Author : Jepkorir Rose Chepyator-Thomson,Shan-Hui Hsu
  • Publisher : University Press of America
  • Release Date : 2013-09-05
  • Total pages : 309
  • ISBN : 0128128410
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Summary : This book examines public policy in physical education and sport and provides insights into practices of school curriculum and after-school sport programs from a global context. The authors reflect on the continuously shifting understanding of the field of physical education and suggest a new direction for the profession....

Sociology A Global Perspective

Sociology  A Global Perspective
  • Author : Joan Ferrante
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2014-01-01
  • Total pages : 432
  • ISBN : 0128128410
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Summary : SOCIOLOGY: A GLOBAL PERSPECTIVE, Ninth Edition, introduces readers to the concepts and theories of sociology, demonstrates how those concepts and theories can be used to think about the most significant and pressing global issues of our day, and uses powerful visual images to illustrate their impact on individuals, local communities, ...

Childhood Obesity

Childhood Obesity
  • Author : Michael I. Goran
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2016-10-14
  • Total pages : 502
  • ISBN : 0128128410
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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 ...

Childhood Obesity

Childhood Obesity
  • Author : Noel Cameron,Gerard Hastings,George Ellison
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2005-07-28
  • Total pages : 304
  • ISBN : 0128128410
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Summary : The consequences of childhood obesity are serious and far reaching, with both physical and psychological components that add to its complexity. Childhood Obesity: Contemporary Issues provides an up-to-date account of the increase of obesity in children, its causes, and its prevention. The expert editorial panel has chosen contributors with consider...

Obesity

Obesity
  • Author : Tahir Ahmed Mahmood,Sabaratnam Arulkumaran
  • Publisher : Newnes
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Total pages : 658
  • ISBN : 0128128410
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Summary : Bringing together experts from a variety of specialties to examine the issues and challenges of obesity, this book discusses how obesity affects fertility, reproduction and pregnancy....

Global Perspectives on Motherhood Mothering and Masculinities

Global Perspectives on Motherhood  Mothering and Masculinities
  • Author : Andrea Moraes,Tola Olu Pearce
  • Publisher : Demeter Press
  • Release Date : 2021-06-01
  • Total pages : 300
  • ISBN : 0128128410
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Summary : The two phenomena highlighted in this edited volume 'motherhood/mothering and masculinities' are each recent areas of development in critical Feminist and Men's Studies. In contributing to these areas of gender studies, this book draws attention to the fact that much can also be gained when we explore relationships between ...

Global Perspectives on Gameful and Playful Teaching and Learning

Global Perspectives on Gameful and Playful Teaching and Learning
  • Author : Farber, Matthew
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2019-12-27
  • Total pages : 330
  • ISBN : 0128128410
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Summary : In the fast-changing field of education, the incorporation of game-based learning has been increasing in order to promote more successful learning instruction. Improving the interaction between learning outcomes and motivation in games (both digital and analog) and promoting best practices for the integration of games in instructional settings are imperative ...

Pediatric Obesity

Pediatric Obesity
  • Author : Michael S. Freemark
  • Publisher : Humana Press
  • Release Date : 2018-01-05
  • Total pages : 814
  • ISBN : 0128128410
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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 ...