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Childhood Obesity by Sevil Ari Yuca

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Childhood Obesity
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Publisher: InTech
ISBN-13: 9789535103745
Number of pages: 236

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Obesity is an illness that occurs due to a combination of genetic, environmental, psychosocial, metabolic and hormonal factors. This book aims to provide readers with a general as well as an advanced overview of the key trends in childhood obesity. The prevalence of obesity has shown a great rise both in adults and children in the last 30 years.

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