Losing the War Against Obesity: The Need for a Developmental Perspective

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Science Translational Medicine  27 Jul 2011:
Vol. 3, Issue 93, pp. 93cm19
DOI: 10.1126/scitranslmed.3002554


  • Fig. 1. Developing obesity.

    The UN General Assembly will meet to discuss the growing threat from obesity and related diseases, with particular emphasis on the developing world. In order to have an impact, interventions must address early-life contributions to the adult obesity epidemic.


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