Browsing by Subject "Obesity"
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The coexistence of hunger and obesity: Examining the binary burden of the nutrition paradox and future implications (Wichita State University. Department of Anthropology, 2009)This paper investigates some of the explanations for the nutrition transition, including examining the changes in diets of people in the United States as well as looking at the Westernization of diets across the world. ...
(Wichita State University. Graduate School., 2006-04-28)
(Elsevier Ltd., 2015-01)Individuals with Down syndrome (DS) exhibit reduced aerobic capacity with reduced peak heart rate (HRpeak). This condition is often coexistent with higher level of obesity compared to individuals without DS. The purpose ...
Overweight and obesity in children and adolescents with Down syndrome-prevalence, determinants, consequences, and interventions: A literature review (Elsevier Ltd., 2016-10)Background: Children with Down syndrome (DS) are more likely to be overweight or obese than the general population of youth without DS. Aims: To review the prevalence of overweight and obesity and their determinants ...