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Challenges and results of a school-based intervention to manage excess weight among school children in Tunisia 2012-2014

Publication date2017
Abstract

Obesity is a serious health issue and predisposes individuals to an increased risk of morbidity and mortality. Its prevalence in children has increased worldwide.

Keywords
  • Adolescent
  • Attitude to Health
  • Body Mass Index
  • Counseling/methods
  • Exercise
  • Female
  • Health Behavior
  • Health Personnel
  • Health Promotion/methods
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Overweight/epidemiology/prevention & control
  • School Health Services
  • Schools
  • Students/psychology/statistics & numerical data
  • Tunisia/epidemiology
Citation (ISO format)
MAATOUG, Jihen et al. Challenges and results of a school-based intervention to manage excess weight among school children in Tunisia 2012-2014. In: International Journal of Adolescent Medicine and Health, 2017, vol. 29, n° 2. doi: 10.1515/ijamh-2015-0035
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ISSN of the journal0334-0139
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