The Childhood Obesity Epidemic: Putting the "Dynamics" into Thermodynamics

Rowland, Thomas W.
May 2004
Pediatric Exercise Science;May2004, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p87
Academic Journal
Comments on efforts to examine the factors that cause the childhood obesity epidemic. Debates over why the reasons for any single mitigating factor is unclear; Challenge of the insufficient scientific data to prove that decline in physical activity and fast food consumption are the most important factors in determining the cause of obesity in children.


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