In the multivariate model, being boy OR: 1. Prevalence of underweight, overweight and obesity in Turkish adolescents.
The students' questionnaire included questions about demographic characteristics age, sex, and living areafood and meal consumption habits, life-style habits, physical activity, screen time pattern, and genetic determinants family history of hypertension, diabetes, obesity.
For example, large portion sizes have been linked to increased energy intake, and is considered a risk factor for a high body weight. Physical inactivity as a child could result in physical inactivity as an adult. This approach is less informative when considering policy implications because it is only possible to identify how potential lifestyle interventions might influence a single outcome.
The results of this study supported previously published reports showing a high rate of psychopathology depression, behavioral problems, low self-esteem, etc.
This is while obesity has recently been recognized as an emerging public health concern worldwide 8. Information garnered has concluded that the increase has occurred in the lower socioeconomic areas where poor nutritional education has been blamed.
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