The prevalence of excess weight and obe- sity in Slovenian children and adolescents from 1991 to 2011

@inproceedings{Kova2012ThePO,
  title={The prevalence of excess weight and obe- sity in Slovenian children and adolescents from 1991 to 2011},
  author={Marjeta Kova{\vc} and Gregor Jurak and Bojan Lesko{\vs}ek and Marjeta Kova and Bojan Leskoek},
  year={2012}
}
The proportion of overweight children and adults has been growing rapidly in recent years in many European and other countries. The survey examined excess weight and obesity in a population of Slovenian boys and girls aged seven through eighteen from 1991 to 2011 with the use of an annually repeated cross-sectional study of data from the SLOFIT fitness evaluation system. The BMI cut-off points of the International Obesity Taskforce were used to identify excess weight and obesity. During 1991… CONTINUE READING
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