An Activity Calendar Program for Children Who are Overweight

Yackel, Edward E.
January 2003
Pediatric Nursing;Jan/Feb2003, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p17
Academic Journal
Describes the use of a home-based physical activity calendar for overweight children. Factors that lead to overweight in childhood; Health risks for children who are overweight; Effects of a behavioral family-based treatment on overweight and growth in obese children; Comparison between the effectiveness of home-based and school-based programs in addressing childhood weight problems.


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