Obesity prevention: the case for action

@article{Kumanyika2002ObesityPT,
  title={Obesity prevention: the case for action},
  author={Shiriki K Kumanyika and RW Jeffery and Alfredo Morabia and Cheryl Ritenbaugh and VJ Antipatis},
  journal={International Journal of Obesity},
  year={2002},
  volume={26},
  pages={425-436}
}
Contents1. Obesity and the global burden of disease2. Prevalence, trends and economics3. Targets for action4. The action agenda5. Potential solutions6. Tracking outcomes7. Glossary of terms8. Key references and further reading9. Case studies: Available on Nature website at www.naturesj.com/ijo/index.html 
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