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Obesity and Overweight Among Asian American Children and Adolescents

Childhood obesity and overweight have been linked to a host of health, behavioral, and psychological problems. They include: chronic health conditions such as Type 2 diabetes and asthma (1-4), developmental problems such as low self-esteem, becoming victims or perpetrators of bullying or other disruptive behaviors, and performing poorly academically (5-13). Children who are obese or … Continue reading Obesity and Overweight Among Asian American Children and Adolescents