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Risk Factors Associated with Childhood Overweight and Obesity among Urban School Children Aged between 8-13 years in Kampala
(Makerere University, 2019-10-19)
Background: Childhood overweight and obesity have become an issue of concern in both developing and developed countries. Developing countries such as Uganda are faced with a double burden of under nutrition and over ...
Level of awareness on obesity, its causes and preventive practices among Makerere University lecturers, Kampala
(Makerere University, 2019)
Introduction: Obesity is one of the major problems the world is facing today. In order to understand the level of awareness on obesity, its causes and preventive practices among Makerere University lecturers, Kampala, ...
Assessing risk factors associated with overweight and obesity among the employees of Arua Regional referral Hospital
(Makerere University, 2019-08-28)
ABSTRACT Overweight and obesity are important addendum to the pool of risk factors for non-communicable disease (NCD) among the employees. The objective of this study was to establish the prevalence of overweight and ...