Effects of an Educational Program for Obesity Improvement by Changing the Living Habits and Improving the Self-esteem of Obese Elementary School Children

@inproceedings{Jeong2005EffectsOA,
  title={Effects of an Educational Program for Obesity Improvement by Changing the Living Habits and Improving the Self-esteem of Obese Elementary School Children},
  author={Woon-Seon Jeong and Hye-Sang Lee and Ung-Im Park},
  year={2005}
}
This study was conducted to develop a comprehensive program for improving obese children's living habits such as wearing clothing and eating, and their self-esteem. Thirteen obese elementary school children, six boys and seven girls in the 4th to 6th grade, voluntarily participated in a ten-week intervention program. During the program, the obese children filled out a checklist consisted of daily ambient temperature inside the house, weight of clothing, meal diary, time taken for physical… CONTINUE READING