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The main determinants of obesity in hong kong preschool children found in this study are summarized in table 1 we have divided them somewhat artificially into. In hong kong, the problem of obesity is quite serious according to the population health survey 2003/2004 commissioned by the department of health, around 18% of the. Obesity and health definition of obesity overweight (including obesity) source: hong kong growth survey 1993 causes of obesity 1. Lcq17: childhood obesity a recent study by the chinese university of hong kong has revealed that the problem of childhood obesity in hong kong. 12 214 from 2003 to 2004, the chinese university of hong kong (cuhk) conducted a cross-sectional study to examine the prevalence of overweight/obesity.
Obesity in hong kong introduction the problem of obesity in hong kong is a significant issue that the community as a whole is trying to arouse public. Hong kong med j vol 19 no 3 supplement 4 june 2013 45 health and health services research fund risk factors and outcomes of childhood obesity in hong kong: a. 1 br j nutr 2001 feb85(2):239-42 lower bmi cut-off value to define obesity in hong kong chinese: an analysis based on body fat assessment by bioelectrical impedance. The problem of obesity in hong kong over 30% of children in hong kong are overweight obesity may lead to potentially fatal diseases like diabetes.
Division of endocrinology and diabetes, department of medicine and therapeutics, prince of wales hospital, the chinese university of hong kong, shatin, nt, hong kong. 1 zhonghua yu fang yi xue za zhi 1995 sep29(5):270-2 [prevalence of obesity in hong kong children and adolescents aged 3-18 years] [article in chinese.
School of public health, the university of hong kong onset of obesity is related to age, gender, pubertal stage, dietary habits, and parental occupation. Cause of obesity weight gain and obesity are caused by consuming more calories than the body needs department of surgery, the chinese university of hong kong.
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