With childhood obesity hitting alarmingly high levels and given high profile in the media today, this book looks at what schools could and should be doing to tackle the problem.
Research has shown there is a link between weight, lifestyle and attainment. This book will identify ideas and…
…It encourages good life habits and helps avoid health problems such as obesity and heart disease in later life. Encouraging Early Sports Skills is the perfect support for early years practitioners looking to introduce a variety of sports and physical activities to…
…Opportunities for Implementing Media Literacy Education as an Obesity Prevention Strategy in China
Yi-Chun (Yvonnes) Chen
8. Media and Its Influences on Adolescents’ Identity in Hong Kong
C. K. Cheung
9. School Initiative of Media Literacy Education…
…The body of work presented in this issue adds considerably to our knowledge of healthy eating and physical activity interventions in out-of-school programs, and highlights the substantial contribution towards childhood obesity prevention that we envision from our field.