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Accelerating Progress in Obesity Prevention: Solving the Weight of the Nation

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One-third of adults are now obese, and children's obesity rates have climbed from 5 to 17 percent in the past 30 years. The causes of the nation's obesity epidemic are multi-factorial, having much more to do with the absence of sidewalks and the limited availability of healthy and affordable foods than a lack of personal responsibility. The broad societal changes that are needed to prevent obesity will inevitably affect activity and eating environments and settings for all ages. Many aspects of the obesity problem have been ...

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Accelerating Progress in Obesity Prevention: Solving the Weight of the Nation
2012, National Academies Press, Washington, D.C.

ISBN-13: 9780309221542

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