What Respected Health,
and Other, Experts
thrilled to talk about your new book - I think it's a really innovative
way to reach kids...this book I think is a great way to do that."
Greene, Oprah & Friends on XM Radio
"We know how important
it is for young children to learn to make the right decisions about
food and exercise. Your books are a very valuable resource that
a parent or teacher can share with a child."
- Lucille Santarelli, Scholastic Book Clubs
is about time that someone wrote a book for kids about obesity in
a positive format. I am ordering a few today. I plan to work with
a local pediatritian in solo practice to help his obese patients,
and this is the ticket."
- Karen White RN,WCMT
story’s realistic and empathetic portrayal of a child struggling
with weight issues, which is depicted in a non-combative tone and
style sure to resonate with adolescents, will go a long way in motivating
our nation's youth, and their parents, to make positive lifestyle
Susan Burke, MS, RD, LD/N, CDE, eDiets.com Chief Dietitian
book is a must read for parents who want to empower their child
by understanding the negative societal influences they are up against
each day, and exactly how to make decisive changes to get them on
track toward a lifetime of health and wellness.”
Griggs Havey, Motivational Speaker, Author of Awaken the Diet
Within, LifeChanger, and The Vice Busting Diet
overweight child in America would benefit by reading this inspirational
book of hope, which depicts a representative overweight child who
achieved his goal of living a healthier, happier life by first understanding
why the problem exists and, in turn, making decisive changes.”
Kelli Calabrese, MS, 2004 Personal Trainer of the Year, Author of
Feminine, Firm & Fit, Editor Personal Fitness Professional
Magazine and Wellness and Fitness Entrepreneur Magazine
and to the point, this book provides the framework for opening up
lines of communication between parents and their overweight children.
It does a wonderful job of portraying an average overweight adolescent
as he encounters - and ultimately triumphs over - the overwhelming
amount of commercial, organizational and social stimulus that, on
both a conscious and subconscious level, adversely affect his lifestyle
choices. A real value for the health conscious parent! ”
Dr. John H. Sklare, Ed.D., Author of The Inner Diet
love this book! I think it's a tool that will be very helpful for
kids who need motivation and education to help them lose weight!"
- Bev Grey, President
Grandma's Healthy Kids Club, Inc.
a wonderful job you have done, I truly appreciate the work you have
put into the study and your book."
- Barbara Goodman, Editorial Director
Canadian Health & Lifestyle Magazine
4 Kids' fundamental mission is to enhance our kids' collective understanding
of how to make wise lifestyle choices, and to instill the motivation
and desire to get - and stay - on a healthy track throughout their
lifetime. Ms. Kern's new children's book is a fantastic tool in
working toward this end, and we're extremely pleased to partner
with her to champion the health of our nation's youth."
- Warren Gendel, Founder & President
Fitwize 4 Kids, Inc.
books are wonderful!"
- Cindy Sanchez, Owner/Editor MomsMenu.com
great to have a book that illustrates the problems with weight gain
– and then a simple solution to one of the components (activity)."
- Phil Black, Founder and President
recently purchased the PDF of the coloring and activity book for
children and really enjoyed it..."
- Sarah Kushner, MS, RD, LDN North Shore Pediatric Therapy, Inc.
read it and enjoyed it...Thank you for your important work."
- Carol Mader Hale, Editor
Real News for Real Kids
brand-new, and we just wanted to let you know that we’re big fans
of yours. We featured you[r book] on our blog recently"
- Maureen O’Connor, Publisher
The Alternative Consumer