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A Review of Household Behaviors for Preventing Obesity in Children

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  • Robert C. Whitaker

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With obesity on the rise in children as well as adults, finding ways to prevent childhood obesity has become a pressing concern for both health care providers and parents.

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  • Robert C. Whitaker, "undated". "A Review of Household Behaviors for Preventing Obesity in Children," Mathematica Policy Research Reports bc86918ccf014d6a91b2648eb, Mathematica Policy Research.
  • Handle: RePEc:mpr:mprres:bc86918ccf014d6a91b2648eb84b28dc
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    3. Lin, Biing-Hwan & Frazao, Elizabeth & Guthrie, Joanne F., 1999. "Away-From-Home Foods Increasingly Important to Quality of American Diet," Agricultural Information Bulletins 33733, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service.
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    Obesity Children;

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    • I - Health, Education, and Welfare
    • J - Labor and Demographic Economics

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