Table of contents for Childhood and adolescent overweight : the health professional's guide to identification, treatment, and prevention / Mary C. Mullen and Jodie Shield.

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Part I: Overweight and Obesity Background
Chapter 1 	The Obesity Epidemic: A Growing Concern
Chapter 2	Childhood and Adolescent Weight Trends
Chapter 3	Etiology of Pediatric Overweight/Obesity
Chapter 4	Health Consequences Associated with Childhood and Adolescent Overweight/Obesity 
Part II	Assessment of Childhood and Adolescent Overweight
Chapter 5	Screening and Identification of Children and Adolescents for Overweight
Chapter 6	Assessment of Overweight Children and Adolescents
Part III	Management of Childhood and Adolescent Overweight
Chapter 7	Treatment of Childhood and Adolescent Overweight
Chapter 8 	Counseling and Behavior Change Strategies for Overweight Children and Adolescents
Chapter 9	Prevention of Childhood and Adolescent Overweight
Part IV	Tools and Resources for Health Professionals
Chapter 10:  Tools For Health Professionals
1. DRIÆs and RDAÆs for Children and Adolescents
2. Healthy People 2010
3. Resources

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Obesity in children, Obesity in adolescence, Overweight children, Obesity Adolescent, Obesity Child