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Contents Foreword 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 Appendixes 1. DRIÆs and RDAÆs for Children and Adolescents 2. Healthy People 2010 3. Resources Index
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Obesity in children, Obesity in adolescence, Overweight children, Obesity Adolescent, Obesity Child