TITLE

Expanding Food Portions Contribute to Overweight and Obesity

AUTHOR(S)
Sitzman, Kathy
PUB. DATE
August 2004
SOURCE
AAOHN Journal;Aug2004, Vol. 52 Issue 8, p356
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the prevalence of overweight and obesity in the U.S. in 2004. More than 64 percent of all adults in the country are overweight or obese. The causes of obesity are indicated, including low levels of physical activity and the expansion of food sizes. In addition, this article offers suggestions for addressing obesity.
ACCESSION #
21148051

 

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