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Disease Management for Adenovirus 36-Induced Obesity

  title={Disease Management for Adenovirus 36-Induced Obesity},
  author={B. Zhou},
The World Health Organization (WHO) defines obesity as having a Body Mass Index (BMI) of 30 or greater [1]. In 1997, the WHO declared obesity as a global epidemic in developed and developing countries, with obesity rates continuing to increase exponentially [1]. In 1995, 200 million adults worldwide were obese and this number rapidly increased to 600 million in 2014 [1]. From 2011 to 2012, Statistics Canada estimated that 6.3 million adult Canadians are living with obesity, which suggest that… Expand

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