Healthy Kids' Catalog: Battling Childhood Obesity

Farai Chideya talks with Merilee Kern about childhood obesity. Kern is CEO and founder of Healthy Kids' Catalog, and has written two versions of a book titled It's Not Your Fault That You're Overweight: A Story of Enlightenment, Empowerment, and Accomplishment for Overweight and Obese Kids — one version for boys, and one for girls.

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It's Not Your Fault That You're Overweight

A Story of Enlightenment, Empowerment, And Accomplishment for Overweight And Obese Kids; Boys' Edition

by Merilee A. Kern and Jerry Decrotie

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It's Not Your Fault That You're Overweight
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A Story of Enlightenment, Empowerment, And Accomplishment for Overweight And Obese Kids; Boys' Edition
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Merilee A. Kern and Jerry Decrotie

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It's Not Your Fault That You're Overweight

A Story of Enlightenment, Empowerment, And Accomplishment for Overweight And Obese Kids; Boys' Edition

by Merilee A. Kern and Jerry Decrotie

Paperback, 72 pages | purchase

Purchase Featured Book

Title
It's Not Your Fault That You're Overweight
Subtitle
A Story of Enlightenment, Empowerment, And Accomplishment for Overweight And Obese Kids; Boys' Edition
Author
Merilee A. Kern and Jerry Decrotie

Your purchase helps support NPR Programming. How?

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