TITLE

Child obesity 'time bomb' a threat to life expectancy

AUTHOR(S)
Carey, Dorothy
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
Nutridate;Mar2004, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the warning issued by a British health chief that child obesity could result in the first drop in life expectancy for more than a century as of March 2004. Percentage of six-year-olds that are obese; Percentage of 15-year-olds that are obese; Forecast on the cost of obesity by 2010.
ACCESSION #
13462737

 

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