Diets of Infants and Children and Obesity Development

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Dr. Shirley M. Ekvall

Professor CAHS Nutritional Sciences
The Graduate School
+1 (513) 522-1403

One of five invited speakers from the US for the International Satellite Symposium sponsored by the European Society for Pediatric Research.
Presentation included the methods of obesity development and prevention from infancy to adulthood as shown in our chapter on Obesity in Pediatric Nutrition in Chronic Diseases and Developmental Disorders. The benefits of the Mediterranean Diet also were discussed.

Project commenced on September 20, 1995

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