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Journal of Obesity
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 107989, 4 pages
Review Article

Obesity and Trends in Life Expectancy

1Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, The Alfred Centre, 99 Commercial Road, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia
2National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia
3Department of Medicine, University of Melbourne, Repatriation Hospital, Heidelberg, VIC 3084, Australia

Received 9 January 2012; Accepted 14 February 2012

Academic Editor: Abel Romero-Corral

Copyright © 2012 Helen L. Walls 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.

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