The Resource Weight in America : obesity, eating disorders, and other health risks, Barbara Wexler

Weight in America : obesity, eating disorders, and other health risks, Barbara Wexler

Label
Weight in America : obesity, eating disorders, and other health risks
Title
Weight in America
Title remainder
obesity, eating disorders, and other health risks
Statement of responsibility
Barbara Wexler
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Provides information from academic and governmental sources on every aspect of overweight, obesity, and eating disorders, including their prevalence in the United States, their consequences, public opinion about them, and methods of combating them
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MiFhGG
Characteristic
document
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wexler, Barbara
Dewey number
362.196398
LC call number
RA645.O23
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gale Group
Series statement
  • Information Plus reference series
  • Gale virtual reference library
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Obesity
  • Eating disorders
  • Weight loss
  • Obesity in adolescence
  • Obesity in children
Label
Weight in America : obesity, eating disorders, and other health risks, Barbara Wexler
Link
http://access-proxy.sno-isle.org/login?url=http://find.galegroup.com/openurl/openurl?url_ver=Z39.88-2004&url_ctx_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:ctx&req_dat=info:sid/gale:ugnid:sirls_main&res_id=info:sid/gale:GVRL&ctx_enc=info:ofi:enc:UTF-8&rft_val_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:book&rft_id=info:sid/gale:bmcode:recid/6EMB
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Publication
Note
  • "ISSN 1551-2118"
  • "Formerly published by Information Plus, Wylie, Texas."
Antecedent source
unknown
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
chapter 1. Americans weigh in over time -- chapter 2. Weight and physical health -- chapter 3. The influences of mental health and culture on weight and eating disorders -- chapter 4. Diet, nutrition, and weight issues among children and adolescents -- chapter 5. Dietary treatment for overweight and obesity -- chapter 6. Physical activity, drugs, surgery, and other treatment for overweight and obesity -- chapter 7. The economics of overweight and obesity -- chapter 8. Political, legal, and social issues of overweight and obesity -- chapter 9. Diet and weight-loss lore, myths, and controversies -- chapter 10. Preventing overweight and obesity -- chapter 11. Public opinion and action about diet, weight, nutrition, and physical activity
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 209 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781573026895
Isbn Type
(electronic book)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)891387669
  • (MiFhGG)GVRL6EMB
Label
Weight in America : obesity, eating disorders, and other health risks, Barbara Wexler
Link
http://access-proxy.sno-isle.org/login?url=http://find.galegroup.com/openurl/openurl?url_ver=Z39.88-2004&url_ctx_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:ctx&req_dat=info:sid/gale:ugnid:sirls_main&res_id=info:sid/gale:GVRL&ctx_enc=info:ofi:enc:UTF-8&rft_val_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:book&rft_id=info:sid/gale:bmcode:recid/6EMB
Publication
Note
  • "ISSN 1551-2118"
  • "Formerly published by Information Plus, Wylie, Texas."
Antecedent source
unknown
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
chapter 1. Americans weigh in over time -- chapter 2. Weight and physical health -- chapter 3. The influences of mental health and culture on weight and eating disorders -- chapter 4. Diet, nutrition, and weight issues among children and adolescents -- chapter 5. Dietary treatment for overweight and obesity -- chapter 6. Physical activity, drugs, surgery, and other treatment for overweight and obesity -- chapter 7. The economics of overweight and obesity -- chapter 8. Political, legal, and social issues of overweight and obesity -- chapter 9. Diet and weight-loss lore, myths, and controversies -- chapter 10. Preventing overweight and obesity -- chapter 11. Public opinion and action about diet, weight, nutrition, and physical activity
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 209 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781573026895
Isbn Type
(electronic book)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)891387669
  • (MiFhGG)GVRL6EMB

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