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2011 Overweight and obesity and associated factors among school-aged adolescents in Ghana and Uganda

Abstract: The aim of this study was to assess overweight and obesity and associated factors in school-going adolescents in low income Africa...

2011 Prevalence of obesity and associated factors in South Africans 50 years and older

This study aimed to determine the prevalence of obesity, overweight, central obesity and their associated factors in older South Africans wh...