TITLE

the new f word

AUTHOR(S)
GOLD, SUNNY SEA
PUB. DATE
October 2014
SOURCE
Parents;Oct2014, Vol. 89 Issue 10, p118
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers parenting tips in discussing obesity and body image with children. Topics covered include focusing on health and behavior when talking about weight, setting examples in making comments on appearances of other people, and avoiding to equate being fat to being bad. Also mentioned are the importance of helping children with self-esteem, a healthy body, and a kind attitude towards body sizes of different people. INSETS: two books moms need;three great reads for kids.
ACCESSION #
97955909

 

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