Metabolic syndrome and obesity increase in tandem

Burke, Michael G.
September 2004
Contemporary Pediatrics;Sep2004, Vol. 21 Issue 9, p104
Discusses research being done on the prevalence of metabolic syndrome and obesity in children. Reference to a study by R. Weiss et al published in a 2004 issue of "New England Journal of Medicine"; Body mass index of persons with metabolic syndrome; Outcome of the administration of a glucose tolerance test to obese children.


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