Childhood Obesity

Childhood obesity is a condition where excess body fat has negative affects a child's health. Childhood obesity is troubling because the extra pounds often cause problems that were considered as adult problems — diabetes, high blood pressure and high cholesterol.Many obese children become obese adults, especially if their parents are obese. Childhood obesity can also lead to low self-esteem and depression. 

The causes behind the rising levels of childhood obesity are a shift in diet towards increased intake of energy-dense foods that are high in fat and sugars but low in vitamins, proteins, minerals and other healthy micronutrients, and a trend towards decreased levels of physical activity.

  • Fatty Liver Disease
  • Urinary Problems
  • Dietary Effects
  • Musculoskeletal Discomfort
  • Hypertension
  • Depression

Related Conference of Childhood Obesity

July 10- 11, 2018

19th World Obesity Congress

Bangkok, Thailand
August 24-25, 2018

20thGlobal Obesity Meeting

Singapore

Dallas, Texas, USA
September 13-14, 2018

14th Euro Obesity and Endocrinology Congress

London, UK
September 21-22, 2018

17th World Congress on Obesity & Nutrition

Osaka, Japan
October 25-26, 2018

21st World Obesity Conference

Budapest, Hungary
November 29-30, 2018

International Conference on Obesity and Diet Imbalance

Bali, Indonesia

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