At Risk: Latino Children's Health

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Publisher
Arte Publico Press
Metadata
ISBN
9781558857087
Collection
Regular item
Year
2011
Description

 

   This book is written by the country's leading experts in Latino children's health. The 10 articles included in this volume examine the key issues that affect the wellbeing of the fastest growing segment of the U.S. population.

    Important topics include an evaluation of evironmental issues, lack of access to healthy food, the causes and adverse affects of obeisty and an economic analysis of treating and preventing type 2 diabetes as well as substance abuse in Latino children.