Factors Associated with Obesity and Coronary Heart Disease in People with Intellectual Disabilities

Source:  Social Work in Health Care

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Date of publication: 2009

Publication type: Journal article

In a nutshell: This article reports on those living with obesity in a community for people with intellectual disabilities in New York. Of those living in the community, almost half are obese. Information and suggestions are provided for inmproving community-based primary care for people with chronic disease risk factors.

Length of publication: 13 pages

Some important notes: Please contact your local NHS library for the full text of this article. Follow this link to find your local NHS library.

Acknowledgement: Social Care Online

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