Obesity- An Adverse Factor in Reproductive Age

Author(s): Saba Ansari.

Journal Name: Applied Clinical Research, Clinical Trials and Regulatory Affairs

Volume 2 , Issue 2 , 2015

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Obesity is a global health risk. Demography of the world population has witnessed a dramatic change concerning body weight. The Increase in the prevalence of obesity is prevailing in the world nations in general and in industrialized nations in particular. There is a growing body of evidence showing reproductive age as a landmark for important contributor to this epidemic of obesity. Obesity prevention and management is a key health issue for the woman of reproductive age.

Keywords: Body weight, obesity, reproductive age, women, world population.

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Year: 2015
Page: [83 - 85]
Pages: 3
DOI: 10.2174/2213476X02666151103211107
Price: $58

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