Childhood Obesity

Childhood obesity is a condition where excess body fat has negative affects a child's health. Childhood obesity is bothering as the extra weight often cause problems that were considered as adult problems —high blood pressure, high cholesterol, diabetes and depression. 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 increasing levels of childhood obesity are due to a shift in diet towards increased intake of energy-dense foods that are high in fats 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
  • Depression
  • Musculoskeletal Discomfort
  • Hypertension

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November 29-30, 2018

International Conference on Obesity and Diet Imbalance

Bali, Indonesia
January 31, February 01, 2019

18th International Conference on Obesity, Diet and Nutrition

Paris | France
June 06-07, 2018

International Congress on Obesity & Nutrition

Philadelphuia, Pennsylvania USA
March 15-16, 2019

International Conference on Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery

Novotel Brisbane, Brisbane, Australia
March 25-26, 2019

2nd World Obesity and Healthcare Congress

Rotterdam, Netherlands
June 21-22, 2019

21st Global Obesity Meeting

Novotel Brisbane, Australia

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