Trend of Stunting, Overweight and Obesity among Children Under Five Years in a Rural Area in Northern Iran, 1998-2013: Results of Three Cross-Sectional Studies.

BACKGROUND Obesity is a common health problem in the world and the purpose of this study was to identify the trend of overweight, obesity and stunting among children under five from 1998 to 2013 that was carried out in three stages in the villages of Golestan province in the northern Iran (south east of the Caspian Sea). METHODS Three cross-sectional… CONTINUE READING