Determinants of stunting and overweight among young children and adolescents in sub-Saharan Africa.

@article{Keino2014DeterminantsOS,
  title={Determinants of stunting and overweight among young children and adolescents in sub-Saharan Africa.},
  author={Susan Keino and Guy Plasqui and Grace Adisa Ettyang and Bart H W van den Borne},
  journal={Food and nutrition bulletin},
  year={2014},
  volume={35 2},
  pages={167-78}
}
BACKGROUND Stunting and overweight are nutritional problems affecting most of sub-Saharan Africa. The region now has the world's highest rate of stunting among children (43%), while overweight and obesity are becoming a global epidemic, and Africa is not spared. The past two decades have seen a dramatic increase in obesity in sub-Saharan Africa. OBJECTIVE… CONTINUE READING

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