Behavioral Health Services, Eating Disorders, Endocrinology/Metabolism, General Medicine, Genomics, Nursing, Nutrition, Obesity, Pediatrics, Primary Care, Psychology
Administrators, Counselors, Diabetologists, Dietitians, Family Practice Physicians, Healthcare Executives, Interventionalists, Nurse Practitioners, Nurse Practitioners/Physician Assistants, Nurses, Nutritionists, Pediatricians, Physician Assistants, Physicians, Physicians - Medicine, Policy Makers, Psychologists
Childhood Obesity is the only peer-reviewed journal that delivers actionable, real-world obesity prevention and weight management strategies for children and adolescents. Health disparities and cultural sensitivities are addressed, and plans and protocols are recommended to effect change at the family, school, and community level. The Journal also reports on the problem of access to effective healthcare and delivers evidence-based solutions to overcome these barriers. Coverage includes: Genetic, behavioral, and environmental factors causing obesity in children and adolescents, Prevention and management initiatives and interventions, Strategies to promote education and policy changes, The role of primary care healthcare providers, Long-term health risks for overweight children, Health disparities and lack of access to health care, Economic impact of childhood obesity, Research advances.
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP), American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), Association of Diabetes Care & Education Specialists (ADCES)
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