Secular trends in BMI and the prevalence of obesity in young Polish males from 1965 to 2010.

BACKGROUND Obesity is a serious public health problem, the prevalence of which is increasing dramatically all over the world. The aim of this study was to examine trends in body mass index (BMI) and the proportion of overweight and obese individuals among 19-year-old Polish males reporting for mandatory military fitness exams from 1965 to 2010. METHODS… CONTINUE READING