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Physical Fitness of Obese Children and Its Relationship to Age, Sex and Nutritional Intake

  • L. Neradović
  • D. Plećaš
  • M. Havelka
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Abstract

Physical activity is essential for a child’s somatic and emotional health [10], but the fact is that obese children have a low level of leisure time physical activity [1, 8]. The actual level of physical activity is difficult to measure accurately [4, 13], and the measurement of physical work capacity (PWC) can be used to define the range from the obese to the non-obese children indirectly.

Keywords

Obese Child Leisure Time Physical Activity physicaI Work Capacity Daily Protein Intake Obese Girl 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • L. Neradović
  • D. Plećaš
  • M. Havelka

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