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Healthy Weight - Its Not a Diet, Its a Lifestyle


Healthy Weight - Its Not a Diet, Its a Lifestyle

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This interactive learning resource provides comprehensive information about weight and diet for the general public.  It was developed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).  It includes information about body mass index (BMI) for adults, teens, and children.  It can be used as reference material for pre-professional students.  It can also be used by health care providers, kinesiology majors, food science and dietetic majors,  and students when educating others about the topic... More
Material Type: Reference Material
Technical Format: HTML/Text
Date Added to MERLOT: July 20, 2009
Date Modified in MERLOT: March 30, 2014
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Submitter: Jeanne Sewell
Keywords: BMI, Healthy Diet, Body Mass Index, Body weight


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Primary Audience: College General Ed, College Lower Division, College Upper Division, Graduate School, Professional
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Technical Requirements: The user needs a computer with an Internet connection and a web browser to use this resource.  An optional media player is required to play the podcast.
Language: English
Cost Involved: no
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