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Childhood Obesity [electronic resource]: Reversing the Trend

Dartmouth/Hitchcock Medical Center
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
This program from The Doctor Is In presents two hospital-based programs that are helping children lose weight and keep the pounds off by setting realistic goals based on good health, not appearance. Patients talk about what it is like, from a child's point of view, to be overweight and how they have succeeded in adhering to a program of portion control and exercise to create a healthier lifestyle. Commentary by Harvard Medical School's Dr. David Ludwig; Dr. Sonia Caprio, of Yale-New Haven Hospital; and Mary Savoye-Desanti, RD, CDN, CDE, is featured. A Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center Production.
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Run Time
29 min.
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on May 12, 2005.
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Variant Title
Reversing the trend
  • Dangers of Childhood Obesity (4:05)
  • A Toxic Environment (4:02)
  • Choices (3:33)
  • Weight and Dieting (2:33)
  • Obesity and Diabetes (4:45)
  • A 9 Year Old's Battle with Obesity (4:59)
  • Defeating Obesity (3:29)
  • Food (0:05)
  • june (0:07)
  • bookie (0:01)
  • n123 (0:27)
  • shleves of food (0:04)
  • asdfasdf (2:29)
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2005], c2003.
Publisher no.
33018 Films Media Group
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Access requires authentication through Films on Demand.
1 streaming video file (29 min.) : sd., col., digital.
Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
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