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Is intake of fruits and vegetables related to adiposity in children?


Intake of fruits and vegetables is inversely related to adiposity in children.

Grade II
Overall strength of the available supporting evidence: Grade I - good; Grade II - fair; Grade III - limited; Grade IV - expert opinion; Grade V: not assignable
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Date of Literature Review for the Evidence Analysis: September 2004

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Fruit and Vegetable Intake and Childhood Overweight

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Child Nutrition: Fruits and Vegetables 2004

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