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The Resource Achieving a healthy weight for your child : an action plan for families, Sandra G. Hassink, MD, MS, FAAP

Achieving a healthy weight for your child : an action plan for families, Sandra G. Hassink, MD, MS, FAAP

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Achieving a healthy weight for your child : an action plan for families
Title
Achieving a healthy weight for your child
Title remainder
an action plan for families
Statement of responsibility
Sandra G. Hassink, MD, MS, FAAP
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Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Achieving a Healthy Weight for Your Child: An Action Plan for Families is an essential guide to help parents take action to support their child's healthy nutrition and physical activity at home, in school and in the community. Whether your child struggles with weight issues or you are working on obesity prevention, this book will help you understand childhood obesity and take an informed approach to your child's eating, activity, screen time and physical and emotional health. Included in this highly readable guide are sensible, nutritional guidelines emphasizing balanced and nourishing meals, suggestions for encouraging your child to become more physically active, advice on how to partner with your pediatrician, extended family members, schools and child care to help ensure success, guidance for dealing with emotional turmoil, setbacks and detours along the way and interactive questions to help you individually tailor your approach to the needs of your child and family. With the information and tools provided in Achieving a Healthy Weight for Your Child: An Action Plan for Families along with hard work and perseverance your family will succeed in reaching your goals"--Publisher's description
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
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Hassink, Sandra Gibson
Dewey number
618.92/398
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RJ399.C6
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
WS 115
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  • Obesity in children
  • Overweight children
  • Pediatric Obesity
  • Child
  • Nutritional Status
  • Health Behavior
  • Feeding Behavior
  • MEDICAL / Gynecology & Obstetrics
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS
  • FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • Obesity in children
Label
Achieving a healthy weight for your child : an action plan for families, Sandra G. Hassink, MD, MS, FAAP
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
How to use this book -- The problem of obesity -- What’s to eat? The importance of good nutrition -- Physical activity, sedentary behavior, and sleep -- Your role as a parent: developing a consistent approach -- What’s your parenting style? Assessing your strengths and challenges -- Parenting challenges: working with your child to get back to good health -- Starting early to address the risks of obesity -- The first year -- The toddler years -- The preschool years -- The school-age years -- The adolescent years -- When challenges arise -- Afterword -- Appendix: the pediatrician’s role at a glance
Control code
1038717103
Extent
1 online resource (xxiv, 286 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781610021555
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
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cb0103
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1038717103
Label
Achieving a healthy weight for your child : an action plan for families, Sandra G. Hassink, MD, MS, FAAP
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
How to use this book -- The problem of obesity -- What’s to eat? The importance of good nutrition -- Physical activity, sedentary behavior, and sleep -- Your role as a parent: developing a consistent approach -- What’s your parenting style? Assessing your strengths and challenges -- Parenting challenges: working with your child to get back to good health -- Starting early to address the risks of obesity -- The first year -- The toddler years -- The preschool years -- The school-age years -- The adolescent years -- When challenges arise -- Afterword -- Appendix: the pediatrician’s role at a glance
Control code
1038717103
Extent
1 online resource (xxiv, 286 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781610021555
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
cb0103
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1038717103

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