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OVERWEIGHT AND OBESITY IN ALLEGHENY COUNTY: DESIGNING AN INTEVENTION FOR THE COMMUNITY WITH THE COMMUNITY

@inproceedings{Fitzgerald2006OVERWEIGHTAO,
  title={OVERWEIGHT AND OBESITY IN ALLEGHENY COUNTY: DESIGNING AN INTEVENTION FOR THE COMMUNITY WITH THE COMMUNITY},
  author={K. Fitzgerald},
  year={2006}
}
  • K. Fitzgerald
  • Published 2006
  • Engineering
  • This project was designed as an assessment of the overweight and obesity resources available in the City of Pittsburgh and the two boroughs of Braddock and Wilkinsburg. This project also designs a participatory action research intervention to address the specific needs and barriers of the region in regard to healthy lifestyles. This project was designed to address three objectives of HealthyPeople 2010: 1) to increase the proportion of adults who are at a healthy weight, 2) to increase the… CONTINUE READING

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