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Prevalência de sobrepeso em adolescentes: um estudo de base populacional em uma cidade no Sul do Brasil
The prevalence of overweight and its association with demographic, socioeconomic, behavioral, and biological variables were evaluated. The sample included 810 adolescents (10-19 years of age) livingExpand
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[Prevalence of overweight in adolescents: a population-based study in a southern Brazilian city].
The prevalence of overweight and its association with demographic, socioeconomic, behavioral, and biological variables were evaluated. The sample included 810 adolescents (10-19 years of age) livingExpand
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Excess weight in preschoolers: prevalence and associated factors.
OBJECTIVE To study the prevalence and factors associated with excess weight in children enrolled in public schools in the states of Rio Grande do Sul (RS) and Santa Catarina (SC). METHODS This wasExpand
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Validity of maternal report on birth weight 11 years after delivery: the 1993 Pelotas Birth Cohort Study, Rio Grande do Sul State, Brazil.
Birth weight has short and long-term effects on health. Some studies have used retrospective data on birth weight, reported by the subject or by the parents. This paper compares data on birth weightExpand
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Estado nutricional dos indígenas Kaingáng matriculados em escolas indígenas do Estado do Rio Grande do Sul, Brasil
The study's objective was to characterize the nutritional status of 3,254 Kaingang Indians in indigenous schools in Rio Grande do Sul State, Brazil. This was a school-based study. Weight (W), heightExpand
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[Nutritional status of Kaingáng Indians enrolled in 12 indigenous schools in the State of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil].
The study's objective was to characterize the nutritional status of 3,254 Kaingáng Indians in indigenous schools in Rio Grande do Sul State, Brazil. This was a school-based study. Weight (W), heightExpand
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