Prevalence of obesity and its risk factors among Pre-University college adolescents of Belgaum city, karnataka


Background and Objectives: Obesity, a key risk factor for the chronic and non-communicable disease, has become a serious public health concern in both developed and developing countries. Overweight/obesity is the underlying cause of death for 2.8 million people each year. It is the fifth leading cause of risk for death. The objectives of study are to know… (More)