Association between mental health and comorbid obesity and hypertension among children and adolescents in the US

@article{Tevie2014AssociationBM,
  title={Association between mental health and comorbid obesity and hypertension among children and adolescents in the US},
  author={Justin Tevie and Fadia Tohm{\'e} Shaya},
  journal={European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry},
  year={2014},
  volume={24},
  pages={497-502}
}
This paper examines the association between mental health and comorbid obesity and hypertension among US children and adolescents using data from the National Health and Nutritional Examination Survey (NHANES). Questionnaires from NHANES were used to assess mental health during the previous 30 days. Respondents were then categorized into two groups namely “poor mental health” and “good mental health” based on their responses to these survey questions. Three multiple logistic regression models… CONTINUE READING
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