Call Number Areas
WD 210 -- Obesity
WD 212 -- Weight loss
WS 115 -- Childhood obesity
Bold number is more prominent on topic.
Possible terms to use during research.
Other Helfpul Guides
Obesity means having too much body fat. It is different from being overweight, which means weighing too much. The weight may come from muscle, bone, fat and/or body water. Both terms mean that a person's weight is greater than what's considered healthy for his or her height.
A few selected ebook titles.
Obesity -- Print Books
Selected titles more in the catalog:
Gale Encyclopedia Series -- Medical
Gale eBook Encyclopedia sets are online via Health and Wellness Resource Center database. (covers/ISBNs showing may be previous editions)
Great resources for beginning level information.
Gale Encyclopedia of Alternative Medicine
Gale Encyclopedia of Cancer
Gale Encyclopedia of Childhood & Adolescence
Gale Encyclopedia of Diets
Gale Encyclopedia of Genetic Disorders
Gale Encyclopedia of Surgery and Medical Tests