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PediatricObesity

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ElsevierHealthcareSeries

PublishedFeb.5,2021

MJ Hogue, MD, Medical Editor, Point of Care, addresses the pediatric obesity epidemic, specifically the magnitude of the problem as well as the risk factors and recommended prevention measures. She also shares what impact the COVID-19 pandemic has had on the obesity epidemic.

  • Magnitude of the problem

  • Pediatric obesity risk factors and prevention

  • COVID-19’s impact on the obesity epidemic