Growing up in Australia: paradox of overweight/obesity in children of immigrants from low‐and‐middle ‐income countries

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Objective Children of immigrants from low-and-middle-income countries show excess overweight/obesity risk relative to host populations, possibly due to socioeconomic disadvantage. The present study was conducted to estimate overweight/obesity prevalence and its association with the family socioeconomic-position in 2-11-year-old Australian-born children of… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/osp4.160

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