- More U.S. states reporting higher prevalance of obesity. // Nation's Health;Oct2010, Vol. 40 Issue 8, p9
The article discloses an increase in the number of U.S. states reporting an obesity prevalence of 30% or more between 2007 and 2009, based on the findings of a study released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in August 2010.
- Obesity among adults with arthritis. // Clinical Advisor;Sep2012, Vol. 15 Issue 9, p14
A chart is presented indicating that obesity rates are 54 percent higher among adults with arthritis as compared with adults without the condition.
- Obesity in younger children decreasing. // Community Practitioner;May2015, Vol. 88 Issue 5, p5
An excerpt from the article "Obesity in younger children decreasing" published on www.commprac.com/news/obesity-in-young-children-decreasing is presented which focuses on a report about the decrease in the percentage of obese children aged from two to ten years in Great Britain.
- Obesity prevalence continues to increase. // Clinical Advisor;Aug2015, Vol. 18 Issue 8, p18
No abstract available.
- Erratum re: prevalence of overweight and obesity in East and West German children in the decade after reunification: population-based series of cross-sectional studies. Apfelbacher, C J; Krämer, U // Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health;Jan2011, Vol. 65 Issue 1, p86
No abstract available.
- Generational Obesity Competition. // Australasian Science;Jan/Feb2013, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p13
The article presents data from Australia's National Health Survey that compares the prevalence of obesity between members of Generaion X and Baby Boomers.
- Prevalance of Obesity in Children with Cerebral Palsy. Bansal, Ankita; Diwan, Shraddha; Diwan, Jasmin; Vyas, Neeta // Journal of Clinical & Diagnostic Research;Jul2015, Vol. 9 Issue 7, p1
A correction to the article "Prevalence of Obesity in Children with Cerebral Palsy" that was published in the August 2014 issue is presented.
- More than 1 in 10 Canadian adolescents is abdominally obese. // Active Living;Nov2010, Vol. 19 Issue 6, p23
The article reports on the national health survey concerning the increase in the prevalence of abdominal obesity in Canada between 1981 and 2009, which shows an increase in waist circumference in 12-19 year old adolescents, accounting to 1.8 percent in 1981 and 12.8 percent in 2009.
- FIGHTING OBESITY. MARAIS, JANA // Finweek;12/11/2014, p12
The article offers information on the trends of obesity worldwide according to the reports of consulting firm McKinsey as of 2013, among the key facts of the report include the number of diabetic people, the prevalence of obesity between men and women, and the growth in obesity from 1990-2010.