Living with Obesity

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 Company.

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Interest Level Grade 6 - Grade 12
Reading Level Grade 9
Dewey 616.3
Lexile 1110
ATOS Reading Level
Accelerated Reader® Points
Guided Reading Level
Copyright 2014
Number of Pages 112
Dimensions 6.25 x 9.25
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Imprint Essential Library
ISBN 9781624032462, 9781629680422, Q42462
Format Reinforced Hardcover, eBook, QR Bundle