|Dictionary of Food and Nutrition
|Dictionary of Public Health
|Encyclopedia of Public Health
||REF RA 423. E 53 2002
|Gale Encyclopedia of Children's Health: Infancy Through Adolescence
||REF RJ 26. G 35 2005
|Gale Encyclopedia of Diets: A Guide to Health and Nutrition
||REF RA 784. G 345 2008
|Magill's Medical Guide
||REF RC 41. M 34 2005
|Preventing Childhood Obesity
||REF RJ 399. C 6 I 575 2005
These books are located in the Regular Collection on the Fourth Floor. More books
on this topic can be found using the Library Catalog.
|Fed up! Winning the war against childhood obesity
||RJ 399. C 6 O 383 2005
|Preventive nutrition: the comprehensive guide for health professionals
||RM 216. P 778 1997
|Underage & overweight: America's childhood obesity crisis what every family needs
||RJ 399. C 6 B 47 2004
|Understanding childhood obesity
||RJ 399. C 6 S 63 1999
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