Parental body mass index is associated with adolescent overweight and obesity in Mashhad, Iran

Objective: This cross-sectional study was carried out to determine the prevalence of overweight and obesity among secondary school children aged 12 to 14 years in the city of Mashhad, Iran and its association with parental body mass index. Methods: A total of 1189 secondary school children (579 male...

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Main Authors: Shafaghi, Khosro, Mohd Shariff, Zalilah, Mohd Taib, Mohd Nasir, Abdul Rahman, Hejar, Mobarhan, Majid Ghayour, Jabbari, Hadi
Format: Article
Published: HEC Press 2014
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