Childhood obesity and schools: evidence from the national survey of children's health.

Abstract

BACKGROUND The international prevalence of childhood obesity and obesity-related diseases has received increasing attention. Applying data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, we explore relationships between childhood obesity and school type, National School Lunch Program (NSLP) and School Breakfast Program (SBP) eligibility, membership in… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1746-1561.2009.00471.x

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