Living with Obesity

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Living with Obesity features fictional narratives paired with firsthand advice from a medical expert to help preteens and teenagers feel prepared for dealing with obesity during adolescence. Topics include causes and risk factors, complications, tests and diagnosis, treatment methods, coping strategies, and giving and getting support. Throughout the book, Ask Yourself This questions encourage discussion. Features include a selected bibliography, further readings, Just the Facts summary of medical facts about obesity, Where to Turn summary of key advice that includes contact information for helpful organizations, a glossary, source notes, and an index.

Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Interest Level Grade 6 - Grade 12
Reading Level Grade 9
BISACS JNF024000, JNF024010, JNF052040, JNF053230, JNF014000
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Health, Social Studies
Copyright 2014
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Essential Library
Language English
Number of Pages 112
Season 2014-01-01
ISBN 9781624032462, 9781629680422
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 6.25 x 9.25
Lexile 1110
Features Reviewed
Online Resources FREE! Booklinks Nonfiction Network
 

Living with Health Challenges Set 2 - Horn Book Guide

Expert Advice from a practicing clinician. . . clearly described. Use of the second person and a conversational tone involve readers.