Are overweight children likely to become overweight adults?

Nwude, Ezinne; Hudson, Jonell; Coulter, Lois; Lyon, Corey
October 2015
Journal of Family Practice;Oct2015, Vol. 64 Issue 10, p663
Academic Journal
The article examines the likeliness for children to develop obesity later in life. Topics discussed include the trend to obesity and overweight in adulthood, the progression of obesity in adolescence to severe obesity in adulthood, the high-quality trials for obesity and overweight, and the assessment of the risk factors of obesity.


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