Books tagged: childhood obesity

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Joe Some-More: The Boy Who Lost a Lot and Won Big
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2017 by SDP Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Health & Daily Living / Diet & Nutrition, Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries
Joe Some-More and his trusty—and fit—canine friend, BuffHound, have a story to tell! Joe used to be unhealthy, overweight, and unhappy, and he sure did want to fit in with his friends and make the soccer team. With the help of his parents, his doctor, and his best buddy BuffHound, Joe successfully battled his addiction to sugar and became super motivated to live a healthy lifestyle.
Winston: the Mouse as big as a House
Series: Crimson Cloak Educational. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 780. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2017 by Crimson Cloak Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Body, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Winston the mouse eats so much that he outgrows his home - and several others in turn. Deciding to do something about it, he manages to lose weight and return to his old healthy size, whereupon he can fit into his comfortable mouse hole once again. A lighthearted look at obesity with a positive message for children.
Big Bottom Blues
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,810. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
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BIG BOTTOM BLUES is a gripping and emotional story about a woman’s traumatic childhood riddled with sexual and physical abuse and its devastating effects in her adult life. Lucie B takes us through the pain of body dysmorphia, isolation, addiction to food, binge eating disorder, shame, guilt and self-loathing that tormented her long after the abuse stopped.
Brian: Eats Himself Smarter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries, Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Body
When Brian's brain goes out on strike he finds himself in unfortunate, embarrassing situations. What do we do in the bathroom in the mornings? Which shoe goes on which foot? Forgetting how to do maths & not being able to spell the simplest of words. Why can't he remember things? If Brian's day is to get any better, he may have to learn to take better care of himself & start listening to his body.
Jolly Time Books: Captured by Aliens!
Series: Jolly Time Books: The Jolly Family, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Chapter Books, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Friendship
Mr. Jolly is missing! Lizzy wonders why. Have aliens captured him? Will he ever return home safely? The Jolly family is just like yours, hanging on for the ride! Jolly Time Books are full of everyday experiences and written with humor that will spark your imagination. C'mon! Join Lizzy and Ben for a Jolly Time!
Bertha and Tillie Forever
Series: Bertha & Tillie, 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,870. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem, 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.
Diet Buddies: A Weight Loss Plan for the Whole Family
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 57,530. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health
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.
Childhood Obesity: Helping Children Lead Fit and Healthy LIves
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 9,870. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2012. Categories: 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.
Fat To Fast
Series: Adventure Down Under, Book 9. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,560. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2011. Categories: 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.
6 Ways to get your child’s weight under control.
You set the price! Words: 7,840. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2011. Categories: 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!