Nutritional protein intake is associated with body mass index in young adolescents.

@article{Hermanussen2008NutritionalPI,
  title={Nutritional protein intake is associated with body mass index in young adolescents.},
  author={Michael Hermanussen},
  journal={Georgian medical news},
  year={2008},
  volume={156},
  pages={84-8}
}
Preventing and treating obesity has become a major public health concern. Obesity results from the imbalance of energy intake and energy expenditure. Energy intake has increased, energy expenditure has decreased in recent years. In addition, the proportion of macronutrient intake has changed with a substantial decline in the percentage of energy from nutritional fat, and an increase in energy from sweetened beverages. We focus on the interaction between body mass index and the recent population… CONTINUE READING