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Journal of Obesity
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 763624, 7 pages
Research Article

Body Image Dissatisfaction Is Increased in Male and Overweight/Obese Adolescents in Botswana

1University of Botswana, Gaborone, Botswana
2Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, Botswana
3Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
4D’Youville College, Buffalo, NY 14201, USA
5School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA

Received 10 January 2013; Accepted 21 February 2013

Academic Editor: Khosrow Adeli

Copyright © 2013 L. Malete 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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