Obesity: Trends, Causes, Consequences
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Chair: Ingrid van Dijk, Lund University
Understanding the Relationship between Psychological Problems and BMI Development: UK Millennium Cohort Study •
John Houghton , University of Southampton.
Cohort Analysis of Obesity: Trends by Education in the United States 1976-2014 •
Anja K. Leist, University of Luxembourg; Louis Chauvel , University of Luxembourg.
Like Parent like Child? Associations between Parental Body Mass Index (BMI), Parents’ Own Weight Perception and Underestimation of Child Weight Status •
Guillaume Marois, Asian Demographic Reseach Institute, Shanghai University; Raya Muttarak , University of East Anglia; Sonja Spitzer, Wittgenstein Centre for Demography and Global Human Capital.
Projection of Adult Obesity Trends Based on Individual BMI Trajectories •
Nicolas Todd , MPIDR; Mikko Myrskylä, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research and London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE).
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