Overcoming obesity and unhealthy weight in children and youth in BC

Warshawski, Tom; Chanoine, Jean-Pierre; Hinchliffe, Mary
May 2014
British Columbia Medical Journal;May2014, Vol. 56 Issue 4, p193
Academic Journal
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.


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