Childhood Obesity

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Childhood Obesity

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1963-2006 - Approximately 17% (or 12.5 million) of children and adolescents aged 2—19 years are obese.Since 1980 - obesity prevalence among children and adolescents has almost tripled.1998-2003- the prevalence of obesity increased from 13.05% to 15.21%, and the prevalence of extreme obesity increased from 1.75% to 2.22%.

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A.D.A.M "Obesity in children" Photo 2011

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