TITLE

Childhood Obesity and a Diabetes Epidemic

AUTHOR(S)
Rocchini, Albert P.
PUB. DATE
March 2002
SOURCE
New England Journal of Medicine;3/14/2002, Vol. 346 Issue 11, p854
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Editorial. Discusses childhood obesity and the prevalence of diabetes among these children. Details of a study by Sinha et al in this issue that determined the prevalence of impaired glucose tolerance in obese children; Challenges in the prevention and treatment of type 2 diabetes; Ways to treat obese children.
ACCESSION #
24921547

 

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