The epidemiology of obesity.

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Published in Gastroenterology on May 01, 2007

Authors

Cynthia L Ogden1, Susan Z Yanovski, Margaret D Carroll, Katherine M Flegal

Author Affiliations

1: National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, Maryland 20782, USA. COgden@cdc.gov <COgden@cdc.gov>

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