ERIC Number: ED486336
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2004-Sep
Reference Count: 0
Childhood Obesity: A Food and Nutrition Resource List for Educators and Researchers
Pellechia, Kathleen M.; Akobundu, Ucheoma O.; Naslund, Michelle
US Department of Agriculture
This publication is a collection of resources on the topic of childhood obesity for educators and researchers. It is comprised of articles from professional journals (published 2000 to present), information available on the World Wide Web, consumer educational materials and contact information of related organizations. Items with a public health emphasis have been selected for this list. While there is extensive literature on the clinical aspects of pediatric obesity, it is not the goal of this publication to cover it.
Descriptors: Researchers, Public Health, Obesity, Children, Information Sources, Internet, Periodicals
Food and Nutrition Information Center, Agricultural Research Service, USDA, National Agricultural Library, Room 105, 10301 Baltimore Avenue, Beltsville, MD 20705-2351. Tel: 301-504-5719; Fax: 301-504-6409; TTY: 301-504-6856; Web site: http://www.nal.usda.gov/fnic.
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Researchers
Authoring Institution: Department of Agriculture, Washington, DC.