Published in Obesity and Diabetes Week, March 26th, 2007
“Not long ago, homeless people were undernourished. Our study shows the pendulum has swung the other way: Obesity might be the new form of malnutrition among the homeless,” says lead author Kathleen Schwarz, M.D., a gastroenterologist at the Children’s Center. “More disturbing, it appears that being both poor and homeless may increase one’s obesity risk.”
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