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Title:
The good parenting food guide : managing what children eat without making food a problem
Author:
Ogden, Jane, 1966- , author.
Publication Information:
Chichester : Wiley-Blackwell, 2014.
Physical Description:
xii, 230 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
General Note:
Subtitle from cover.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781118741894

9781118709375
Format :
Book

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Summary

The Good Parenting Food Guide offers straightforward advice for how to encourage children to develop a healthy, unproblematic approach to eating.

Explores key aspects of children's eating behavior, including how children learn to like food, the role of food in their life and how habits are formed and can be changed Discusses common problems with children's diets, including picky eating, under-eating, overeating, obesity, eating disorders and how to deal with a child who is critical of how they look Turns current research and data into practical tips Filled with practical solutions, take home points, drawings, and photos Mumsnet Blue Badge Award Winner


Author Notes

Jane Ogden is Professor of Health Psychology at the Universityof Surrey, UK, and has researched eating behavior, obesitymanagement, and eating disorders for 25 years. She haspublished over 140 papers and is the author of five books,including The Psychology of Eating: From Healthy to DisorderedBehavior, and Fat Chance: The Myth of Dieting Explained .In addition, she has published several articles for a non-academicaudience and is a regular contributor to health discussions on theradio and television and in magazines and newspapers. She hastwo children, and this book is the culmination of 14 years oftrying to put her research into practice.