Childhood Obesity

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Estimated time to complete session: 60 minutes

Learning Objectives

1. Engage families in prevention and treatment of childhood obesity, including practical guidance on healthy eating and regular physical activity.
2. Assess overweight and obese children for weight-related conditions such as hypertension, high cholesterol, and abnormal glucose tolerance and diabetes.

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
07/01/2013
Course expires: 
05/31/2016

Goutham Rao, MD, Course Chair, Vice Chair, Department of Family Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
07/01/2013
Course expires: 
05/31/2016
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