Tracking of weight status and body fatness in Italian children.


The prevalence of weight disorders among school-aged children is an increasing phenomenon and it is of great importance to identify the characteristics of individuals at risk of gaining or retaining weight. This study aimed to examine the prevalence of weight disorders and their tracking over a 3-year period in a sample of Italian children. Body mass, body… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s40519-013-0074-3


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