Childhood Obesity: Global Epidemic and Ethical Concerns Numbers continue to climb for the global epidemic of childhood obesity. Cancer is also possible too.
The estimated 9 million overweight children, including 4. Thorpe discusses the numbers and statistics of how many kids are really overweight.
It is the continuing growth, maintenance and repair of the body that depends deeply on the energy and nutrients supplied to the body through the food.
This condition is accompanied by many physical and psychological consequences for these children. For the search strategies and source evaluation sections, complete the tables by supplying detailed information.
Obesity is having an excessive amount of body fat or a high BMI, body mass index, not just being overweight.