TITLE

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

AUTHOR(S)
Rowland, Thomas W.
PUB. DATE
May 2004
SOURCE
Pediatric Exercise Science;May2004, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p87
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
13381328

 

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