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Overweight

Known as: Sovrappeso(BMI <30), GEHIEGIZKO PISUA(BMI<30), Excesso de peso (IMC <30) 
A status with BODY WEIGHT that is above certain standard of acceptable or desirable weight. In the scale of BODY MASS INDEX, overweight is defined as… Expand
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
Cancer constitutes an enormous burden on society in more and less economically developed countries alike. The occurrence of… Expand
Review
2013
Review
2013
Maternal and child malnutrition in low-income and middle-income countries encompasses both undernutrition and a growing problem… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
e w id r as e, se er t st al h r Overweight or obesity in adolescents has reache epidemic proportions in the USA and other… Expand
Review
2006
Review
2006
CONTEXT The prevalence of overweight in children and adolescents and obesity in adults in the United States has increased over… Expand
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Review
2006
Review
2006
OBJECTIVES Obesity has become a global epidemic but our understanding of the problem in children is limited due to lack of… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
CONTEXT The prevalence of overweight and obesity has increased markedly in the last 2 decades in the United States. OBJECTIVE… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND The influence of excess body weight on the risk of death from cancer has not been fully characterized. METHODS In a… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
CONTEXT The prevalence of overweight among children in the United States increased between 1976-1980 and 1988-1994, but estimates… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Abstract Objective: To develop an internationally acceptable definition of child overweight and obesity, specifying the… Expand
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Review
1999
Review
1999
CONTEXT Overweight and obesity are increasing dramatically in the United States and most likely contribute substantially to the… Expand
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