Socioeconomic Disparities in Obesity Among Adolescents

JAMA Pediatrics

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About The Study: The findings of this survey study suggest that socioeconomic disparities in obesity among U.S. adolescents have widened during the past two decades.

Authors: Kosuke Inoue, M.D., Ph.D., of Kyoto University in Kyoto, Japan, is the corresponding author.

 

(doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2022.1838)

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