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  • Perry, Ivan J.; Whelton, Helen; Harrington, Janas; Cousins, Bernard (British Medical Journal Group, 2009-03)
    BACKGROUND: Childhood obesity is a significant global health issue. National level data on long-term secular trends are relatively sparse. METHODS: Data were obtained from three large-scale surveys of school-aged children ...
  • De Brún, Aoife (University College Cork, 2013)
    Obesity has been defined as a consequence of energy imbalance, where energy intake exceeds energy expenditure and results in a build-up of adipose tissue. However, this scientific definition masks the complicated social ...