publication . Article . 2014

Intervenciones para el control del sobrepeso y obesidad en niños y adolescentes en el Perú

Adolfo Aramburu; Guillermo Gómez-Guizado; Oscar Aquino-Vivanco; Oscar Munares-García; Fabián Fiestas; Fernando Donaires-Toscano; Elizabeth García-Torres;
Open Access
  • Published: 10 Feb 2014 Journal: Revista Peruana de Medicina Experimental y Salud Pública, volume 30 (issn: 1726-4634, eissn: 1726-4642, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Instituto Nacional de Salud (Peru)
Abstract
Overweight and obesity in children and adolescents represent a serious public health problem in Peru, with high costs for society that require the implementation of a set of public policies directed toward its control. Thus, interventions have been proposed as the regulation of advertising of unhealthy foods, self-regulation, the implementation of kiosks healthy and nutritional labeling. From the analysis of the problem of overweight and obesity in children and adolescents in Peru, this article is a narrative review of such interventions. El sobrepeso y la obesidad en niños y adolescentes representa un serio problema de salud pública en el Perú, con elevados cos...
Subjects
free text keywords: General Medicine, Obesidad, Niño, Adolescente, Política nutricional, Legislación sobre alimentos, Etiquetado de alimentos, R, Medicine (General), R5-920, Child, Adolescen, Nutrition policy, Legislation, food, Obesity; Child, Adolescent; Nutrition policy; Legislation, food; Food labeling, Public health, medicine.medical_specialty, medicine, Psychology, Obesity, medicine.disease, Food labeling, Narrative review, El Niño, Public policy, Overweight, medicine.symptom, Psychological intervention, Gerontology
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