COMMUNITY BELIEFS, ATTITUDE AND AWARENESS ABOUT CHILD OBESITY

@inproceedings{Aslam2013COMMUNITYBA,
  title={COMMUNITY BELIEFS, ATTITUDE AND AWARENESS ABOUT CHILD OBESITY},
  author={Soniha Aslam and Yasmeen S. Iqbal and Aslam Aziz Ghouri},
  year={2013}
}
Child obesity is prevalent in our society and people are not aware of its consequences and health hazards. Not much work has been done in Pakistan to counter the problem. The objective of this study was to determine the people’s awareness about the consequences and health hazards of child obesity. We undertook a comprehensive cross sectional study to assess parents awareness about short  term and long term health, psychological and social consequences of  child  obesity. A  child  obesity… CONTINUE READING