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A Health Equity Approach to Obesity Efforts: Proceedings of a Workshop

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posted by Research Admin 1 on 30 January 2020

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The obesity crisis in the United States disproportionately affects some demographic groups more than others. Contextual influences on obesity are complex and include an individual's weight-related behaviors and outcomes, the intermediate variables that influence these behaviors and outcomes, and broader, upstream historical, social, economic, physical, and policy context.

National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. 2019. A Health Equity Approach to Obesity Efforts: Proceedings of a Workshop. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press is available to purchase or download at: https://doi.org/10.17226/25409