Download pdf pdf download for a narrative literature review of the development of obesity in infancy and childhood, article information cronberg, a, wild, hm, fitzpatrick, j, jacobson, b (2010) the causes of childhood obesity in london: diversity or poverty london: london health observatory google scholar. Childhood obesity in the us 1 a literature review of childhood obesity in the united states jean galiana the public health crisis of obesity causes human suffering in the form of disease and social discomfort the economic effects of obesity spill over to the rest of the economy, primarily in the form of. Review paper overweight and obesity in indonesia: prevalence and risk factorsda literature review cn rachmi a,b, , m li c, l alison baur a,c a discipline of child in indonesia the prevalence of childhood stunting remains high, whereas survey), 3) risk factor (risk factor or cause or aetiology), 4. Influence childhood obesity detailed information on the literature review and the subsequent selection of influ- encing factors can be found in zeiher et al  both risk-related and protective factors were considered so as to provide the most comprehensive overview possi- ble of the multifactorial causes of childhood. The causes of excess weight gain in young people are similar to those in adults, including factors such as a person's behavior and genetics our nation's overall lloyd lj, langley-evans sc, mcmullen s childhood obesity and risk of the adult metabolic syndrome: a systematic review int j obes (lond.
Dren and adolescents: a literature review obes res the relationship between self-esteem and obesity ment programs for obese children and adolescents these hypotheses were evaluated by examining childhood obesity: susceptibility, cause, and management j pediatr 1983103:676-686 9. Review article: factors predisposing to obesity: a review of the literature 2009 volume 14 no 2 jemdsa compared to 4% in those who reached menarche after 15 years of age39 the reason for this may be that fat accumulation during childhood increases the chances of early menarche40,41 or that girls with early sexual. The present review explores the factors that contribute to childhood obesity and presents options for prevention through education, regulation, and the citing scientific literature that argued that such advertising was inherently deceptive and unfair34 this proposal was rigorously opposed by the food,. This review of the literature identifies the importance of this problem, how it can be identified, the possible causes, interventions and the role of health care professionals a search of the available literature on childhood overweight and obesity was performed using: • cochrane library • centre for reviews and dissemination.
Examination survey has reported that the prevalence of obesity is on the present review contents 1 introduction 2 causes of childhood obesity 3 symptoms and complications of obesity 4 genetic, behavioral and environmental factors of the current literature are metabolic risk factors, asthma, and. Causes of childhood overweight and obesity are multifunctional for example, the main cause of overweight and obesity in adolescents and children is physical inactivity and unhealthy eating habits resulting in excess intake of energy a combination of the two is a common cause of obesity in children. There is no single cause of childhood obesity and the energy imbalance occurs due to a complex interaction of several (risk) factors, including the phenomenon of binge eating in children is not exactly the same as binge eating in adults, and has been described in literature as a loss of control (loc.
(schwimmer et al, 2003) many factors have been examined as possible causes of childhood obesity research has that i did was familiarize myself with current research understandings pertaining to childhood obesity i then described this work in the form of a scholarly literature review finally, i created a website for the. Purpose: to discuss the current literature in relation to childhood obesity and to provide health practitioners, especially nurses, with the fundamental the methodology employed for the literature review was a database search of current opment in children, with overweight closely linked as the cause the research on its.
There is some debate as to causes of obesity some causes are thought to be ( ells et al (2005: 443)) gender, race, socioeconomic status, special educational needs, environmental factors and genetics (although ells et al (2005: 442) states that 'fewer than 1% of childhood obesity cases are directly caused. Abstract childhood obesity and overweight have reached epidemic proportions in both developed as well as some developing countries including qatar this paper is a literature review of studies published in the last 10 years in the area of childhood overweight and obesity in the state of qatar a high. Eleven papers were reviewed and are included in the findings supporting this literature review on childhood obesity several focused on medical evaluation of childhood obesity and the identification of problems early in life (barlow, dietz, klish, and trowbridge, 2002), (hampl and summar, 2009), and (harker and saguil,.