Acta Paediatrica

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Edited By: Hugo Lagercrantz

Impact Factor: 1.842

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2013: 43/118 (Pediatrics)

Online ISSN: 1651-2227

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February 2015: Why are there fewer obese children in France than in other Western European countries?
France has one of the lowest levels of child obesity in the developed world. The hypotheses of the French eating culture, educational interventions and genetics have been highlighted as some of the factors lowering the obesity rates. In an editorial, Patrick Tounian discribes and discuss the different hypotheses for the low prevalence of child obesity in France (pp. 118-120).

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