Overweight Adolescents and On-time High School Graduation: Racial and Gender Disparities
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Volume (Year): 37 (2009)
Issue (Month): 3 (September)
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Adolescents; Obesity; Overweight; BMI; On-time high school graduation; Propensity scores; Add Health; I00;
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