Prevalence Of Obesity Among Children Studying In Government And Private Schools In District Anantnag Age Group (6-12 Years)

  title={Prevalence Of Obesity Among Children Studying In Government And Private Schools In District Anantnag Age Group (6-12 Years)},
  author={Naheed Vaida},
  journal={IOSR Journal of Pharmacy},
  • N. Vaida
  • Published 2013
  • Education, Medicine
  • IOSR Journal of Pharmacy
The present study was conducted to compare the prevalence of obesity among children studying in government and private schools in the age group of 6-12 years in District Anantnag. An equal number of sample was taken from both government as well as private schools. A total number of hundred subjects were chosen randomly and all of them belonged to rural area. The data was obtained through self designed questionnaire. The main causes of obesity found among school children were decreased physical… 

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