TITLE

Managing child obesity

AUTHOR(S)
Newson, Louise
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
GP: General Practitioner;6/22/2007, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the significance of understanding the issues concerning child obesity in Great Britain. It states that the level of obesity from among children are 16.4 percent higher compared to children leaving in least deprived areas. It was shown that children aging 10-14 years old have increased chances of being obese in their adulthood. It was found that childhood obesity is caused by lack of breastfeeding, watching television, and overeating.
ACCESSION #
25580507

 

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