- Extent of overweight among US children and adolescents from 1971 to 2000D Jolliffe
Economic Research Service, US Department of Agriculture, Washington, DC 20036 5831, USA
Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 28:4-9. 2004..The prevalence of overweight (OW) among children in the United States has increased during the last three decades, but prevalence measures fail to reveal the extent to which OW children exceed the OW threshold...
- Continuous and robust measures of the overweight epidemic: 1971-2000Dean Jolliffe
Economic Research Service, U S Department of Agriculture, Georgetown Public Policy Institute, Georgetown University, Washington, DC, USA
Demography 41:303-14. 2004....
- Socio-economic, behavioural and environmental factors predicted body weights and household food insecurity scores in the Early Childhood Longitudinal Study-KindergartenAlok Bhargava
Department of Economics, University of Houston, Houston, TX 77204 5019, USA
Br J Nutr 100:438-44. 2008..Overall, the results showed that household food insecurity was unlikely to exacerbate child obesity in the USA and it is important that children receive balanced school meals and perform higher physical activity...