Obesity: Global trends in the prevalence of overweight and obesity

Camilla Schmidt Morgen, Thorkild I A Sørensen

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    Abstract

    A new report provides compelling evidence of the high prevalence of overweight and obesity throughout the world. The prevalence has increased since 1980, but at different rates across ages, times and locations. Studies exploring the causes of these differences could aid development of effective prevention strategies.

    Original languageEnglish
    JournalNature reviews. Endocrinology
    Volume10
    Issue number9
    Pages (from-to)513-514
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2014

    Keywords

    • Cost of Illness
    • Female
    • Humans
    • Male
    • Obesity
    • Overweight
    • Comment
    • Journal Article

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