TITLE

Not my kid

PUB. DATE
July 2004
SOURCE
Prevention;Jul2004, Vol. 56 Issue 7, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Cites the percentage of parents with overweight children, who have underestimated their children's size.
ACCESSION #
13357900

 

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