Obesity, Adolescence

  • Cynthia H. Ledford

Abstract

Obesity is a rapidly growing health concern that is reaching epidemic proportions. The prevalence of this disease has escalated over the last 20–30 years, largely due to sedentary lifestyles and high-fat energy dense foods.

Keywords

Sugar Obesity Income Osteoarthritis Lost 

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