Prevalence of overweight/obesity and its associated factors among secondary school students in Batang Padang District, Perak

Introduction: Overweight and obese adolescents are at increased risk of significant health problems such as hypertension, diabetes, heart disease, stroke and cancer. The objective of this study is to determine the prevalence and predictors of overweight and obesity among secondary school students....

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Main Authors: Alagappan, Mahaletchumy, Gyanchand Rampal, Lekhraj Rampal, Mohd Sharif, Zalilah, Thevandran, Kalaiselvam
Format: Article
Language:English
Published: Malaysian Medical Association 2015
Online Access:http://psasir.upm.edu.my/id/eprint/45987/1/Prevalence%20of%20overweightobesity%20and%20its%20associated%20factors%20among%20secondary%20school%20students%20in%20Batang%20Padang%20District%2C%20Perak.pdf