Take Off 4-Health: Innovative Strategies to Improve Wellness in Adolescents

ECU Author/Contributor (non-ECU co-authors, if there are any, appear on document)
Alexis Briley (Creator)
David Collier (Creator)
Yancey Crawford (Creator)
Carolyn Dunn (Creator)
Nancy G Harris (Creator)
Sarah Henes (Creator)
Stephanie Kinner (Creator)
Kathryn M Kolasa (Creator)
L Lutes (Creator)
Lee Scripture (Creator)
East Carolina University (ECU )
Web Site: http://www.ecu.edu/lib/

Abstract: Summer camps for weight loss are popular. We present the nutrition curriculum for a 3 week residential camp for adolescents with health risks related to obesity or type 2 diabetes. The curriculum includes a camper meal card six lessons based on strategies associated with healthy weight meal time tips and more. Formative evaluation was completed. Curriculum is available at www.ecu.edu/pedsweightcenter

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presented at the Food and Nutrition Conference of the American Dietetic Association
Language: English
Date: 2011
adolescent obesity, nutrition education, residential camp

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