TITLE

Study finds N.H. health improving

AUTHOR(S)
Brooks, David
PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
New Hampshire Business Review;3/11/2011, Vol. 33 Issue 5, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the study from New Hampshire Public Health Services which highlights the obesity and infectious disease among high school students in New Hampshire.
ACCESSION #
59389006

 

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