Books tagged: childhood obesity

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Finch Goes Wild
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 57,060. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Harmon doesn't fit into the hole he gets shoved into. He has to break out. With his grades at an all-time low and his weight off the charts, he knows he's headed for trouble. Even in his music he finds too many wrong notes. When the noise of his jeering classmates and nagging mother threatens to overwhelm him, he finds a whole new world to explore in nearby wild places.
Body Thieves
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,920. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
Adolescent girls are caught in a societal crisis concerning body image and size. Body Thieves provides information and skills to help them reclaim their natural bodies, become physically active and get on with their lives. Contains valuable information about boys and their problems as well to help illustrate the gender differences in development and culture. Full bibliography and resource list.
Just For Boys
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,710. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
Just For Boys is a discussion program that helps boys build resilience to deal with societal stressors in a healthy way. It broadens the definition of what it means to be male and teaches them how to create a life of balance and interconnectedness. It is also a comprehensive prevention program targeting substance abuse, depression, eating disorders and muscle dysmorphia.
Just For Girls
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,960. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
Just For Girls provides information and skills to help adolescent girls (caught in the midst of our societal crisis concerning body image and size) reclaim their natural bodies, become physically active and get on with their lives. Contains comparative information about boys and their problems to illustrate the gender differences in development and culture. Full bibliography and resource list.
It's Not a Diet It's A Save it
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Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 13,510. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Health
This book is so different in the area of weight loss in young children that you will be pleasantly surprised. All that is needed to make this program work is a Parent with a personality!
6 Ways to get your child’s weight under control.
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,850. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
Simple and to the point! Get your child or teen to a healthy weight without drug’s, insane diets or exhausting exercise routines! Proper eating habits, goals and activity levels are all you and your family will need!
Fat To Fast
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Series: Adventure Down Under, Book 9. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,560. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Set in Australia, Kendal, a morbidly obese teenage boy who wants to be an endurance athlete, travels 1200 miles from a big city in the south to a sub-tropical coastal town to receive help from Dennis, a retired psychologist. With patient guidance from Dennis, he learns about healthy lifestyles, confronts his emotional demons, and finds himself on the road to realising his dream.
Childhood Obesity: Helping Children Lead Fit and Healthy LIves
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 9,880. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health
Over the past 30 years, childhood obesity rates have soared. With 1 out of 3 American children either overweight or obese, childhood health problems are exploding. If parents want to prevent their children from developing obesity-related illnesses, they need to take control of their child's diet and exercise habits now. Learn simple ideas and tips to help children lead healthier, happier lives.
Diet Buddies: A Weight Loss Plan for the Whole Family
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Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 57,530. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting
Eat less, move more. We’ve heard that advice for decades. The reality? 1/3 of children and 2/3 of adults are overweight or obese. Weight loss in the 21st century requires a different approach. Diet Buddies offers parents a realistic plan to reverse overeating for your overweight child and for every member of the family making small changes, without sacrificing many of the family favorite foods.
Bertha and Tillie Forever
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Series: Bertha & Tillie, 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,870. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography
Bertha and Tillie have done some really fun things in their lives and would love to share them with readers. Bertha is your narrator and she will share her feelings, her thoughts dealing with weight issues, bullying, feeling alone and having a sister that was always there for her every step of the way.