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Cancer constitutes an enormous burden on society in more and less economically developed countries alike. The occurrence of… Expand Maternal and child malnutrition in low-income and middle-income countries encompasses both undernutrition and a growing problem… Expand 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 CONTEXT
The prevalence of overweight in children and adolescents and obesity in adults in the United States has increased over… Expand OBJECTIVES
Obesity has become a global epidemic but our understanding of the problem in children is limited due to lack of… Expand CONTEXT
The prevalence of overweight and obesity has increased markedly in the last 2 decades in the United States.
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The influence of excess body weight on the risk of death from cancer has not been fully characterized.
In a… Expand CONTEXT
The prevalence of overweight among children in the United States increased between 1976-1980 and 1988-1994, but estimates… Expand Abstract Objective: To develop an internationally acceptable definition of child overweight and obesity, specifying the… Expand CONTEXT
Overweight and obesity are increasing dramatically in the United States and most likely contribute substantially to the… Expand