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Childhood obesity in the Middle Eastern countries with special reference to Iran

Kelishadi Roya

in Childhood Obesity Prevention: International Research, Controversies and Interventions

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199572915
eISBN:
9780191595110
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199572915.003.0015
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

In the last two decades, obesity rates have increased in developing countries experiencing a rapid epidemiologic transition, especially in terms of adopting a Western lifestyle involving decreased ... More


Trends in Israel

Joav Merrick, Efrat Merrick-Kenig, and Mohammed Morad

in Childhood Obesity Prevention: International Research, Controversies and Interventions

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199572915
eISBN:
9780191595110
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199572915.003.0016
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This chapter looks at childhood overweight and obesity trends in Israel. Obesity in childhood and adolescence has increased significantly over the past 30–40 years and this increase has also been ... More


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