ERIC Number: EJ362345
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
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A Behaviorally-Oriented Residential Camping Program for Obese Children and Adolescents.
McKenzie, Thomas L.
Education and Treatment of Children, v9 n1 p67-78 Feb 1986
Behavioral strategies were used to teach exercise and weight control habits, and were combined with diet planning, nutrition education, and a strenuous physical education program in a residential summer camp, to successfully bring about a significant reduction in body fat and heart disease risk of obese boys, 8-18 years old. (Author/JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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