"Weight Matters For Children" is a unique compilation of current United Kingdom nutritional advice, which is fully evidence-based for professional reference whilst taking a family-centred approach to eating and exercise.
It offers practical solutions that families can use to modify their lifestyles, and addresses the many reasons behind the current obesity epidemic.
It also examines general nutrition issues, along with common illnesses and conditions.
Behavioural approaches in relation to food and other childhood issues such as low mood, tantrums and general motivation are also considered.
This book is vital reading for all parents and teachers.
It will also be of great benefit to paediatricians, health visitors, general practitioners, primary care nurses, dieticians nutritionalists and catering professionals involved in the preparation of food for children.