One in four WA kids is obese

O'Leary, Cathy; Carey, Dorothy
May 2005
Nutridate;May2005, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p8
Reports on the increase in obesity rates among school-aged children in Western Australia, according to Billie Giles-Corti, associate professor from the University of Western Australia's school of population health. Factors that contributed to the increased number of obese children; Minimum number of steps that children must take to prevent them from becoming overweight; Concern on the drop-off in the amount of exercise done by children.


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