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International Journal of Pediatrics
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 583207, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/583207
Review Article

Prevalence of Overweight and Obesity in Children and Adolescents from the Age Range of 2 to 19 Years Old in Brazil

1Division of Health Sciences, Núcleo de Pesquisa e Desenvolvimento da Saúde (NUPEDS), Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, 88900-000 Araranguá, SC, Brazil
2Division of Sport and Medicine, Núcleo de Cardiologia e Medicina do Exercício (CEFID), Universidade Estadual de Santa Catarina, 88080-350 Florianópolis, SC, Brazil

Received 15 February 2014; Revised 26 April 2014; Accepted 2 May 2014; Published 3 June 2014

Academic Editor: Dharmapuri Vidyasagar

Copyright © 2014 Janaina R. Niehues et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

How to Cite this Article

Janaina R. Niehues, Ana Inês Gonzales, Robson R. Lemos, Poliana Penasso Bezerra, and Patrícia Haas, “Prevalence of Overweight and Obesity in Children and Adolescents from the Age Range of 2 to 19 Years Old in Brazil,” International Journal of Pediatrics, vol. 2014, Article ID 583207, 7 pages, 2014. doi:10.1155/2014/583207