Onset of overweight in Nuuk, Greenland: a retrospective cohort study of children from 1973 to 1992.


The purpose of the study was to examine the age at onset of overweight and obesity of 2-15-year-old children in Nuuk, Greenland, born between 1973 and 1992. The study was a retrospective cohort study. The data were retrieved from the children's individual health files containing information on height and weight, and the database contained a total of 12,002… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/oby.2008.427


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