TITLE

Overweight, inactive kids worry Health Canada

AUTHOR(S)
Wharry, Steven
PUB. DATE
May 2002
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;5/28/2002, Vol. 166 Issue 11, p1450
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on plans of Health Canada to encourage increased physical activity among children by at least 30 minutes a day. Report for the World Health Organization regarding deaths from inactivity; How sedentary lifestyles contribute to illnesses, such as cardiovascular disease and diabetes; Increase in obesity among Canadian children.
ACCESSION #
6684270

 

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