TITLE

Overcoming obesity and unhealthy weight in children and youth in BC

AUTHOR(S)
Warshawski, Tom; Chanoine, Jean-Pierre; Hinchliffe, Mary
PUB. DATE
May 2014
SOURCE
British Columbia Medical Journal;May2014, Vol. 56 Issue 4, p193
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the efforts to fight obesity in children and youth in British Columbia as of 2014. Topics covered include the role of primary care physicians in identifying and managing weight and obesity in children, the components of the Childhood Healthy Weights Intervention Initiative (CHWII), and the importance of screening for weight problems and obesity in children and youth.
ACCESSION #
96044456

 

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