ERIC Number: ED315413
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
Childhood Obesity. Special Reference Briefs.
This reference brief deals with the problem of childhood obesity and how it can lead to obesity in the adult. Eighty-four abstracts are presented of studies on the identification, prevention, and treatment of obesity in children, focusing on diet and psychological attitudes. Subjects of the studies were children ranging in age from infancy through adolescence. (JD)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Agricultural Library, Beltsville, MD.