Epidemiology of Overweight and Obesity in Adults Living in Cameroon: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.

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Summary of "Epidemiology of Overweight and Obesity in Adults Living in Cameroon: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis."

This study aimed to summarize current data on overweight and obesity among adults living in Cameroon.


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Name: Obesity (Silver Spring, Md.)
ISSN: 1930-739X


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