Catalogue


Creating equal opportunities for a healthy weight : workshop summary /
Standing Committee on Childhood Obesity Prevention, Food and Nutrition Board ; Heather Breiner, Lynn Parker, and Steve Olson, Rapporteurs ; Institute of Medicine of the National Academies.
imprint
Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, [2013]
description
x, 121 p. : col. ill. ; 24 cm
ISBN
0309294738, 9780309294737
format(s)
Book
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imprint
Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, [2013]
isbn
0309294738
9780309294737
contents note
Introduction and themes of the workshop -- Building physical and social environments for physical activity in high-risk communities -- Combating disparities in the food and beverage environments of ethnic minority and low-income communities -- Equity-focused approaches to obesity prevention in workplaces -- Pathways to obesity prevention for ethnic minority and low-income children and adults in primary care -- Advertising, promotion and education: bringing health equity to the message environment -- Upgrading food and physical activity options before, during, and after school in low-income neighborhoods -- Bringing the pieces together -- References -- Appendixes.
general note
Proceedings of a conference held June 6-7, 2013, in Washington DC.
catalogue key
10372817
 
Also issued online.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 87-95).

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