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  • One-in-four Canadian children are overweight or obese, a statistic that has nearly tripled over the past 25 years. All aspects of this photograph tie in together to capture the Big Two of pediatric obesity: nutrition and physical activity. My research at the Department of Pediatrics aims to explore what goes on beyond the common representations of obesity – the complexity of obesity – more specifically, does the burger need to have such a negative connotation and be pushed backwards? How can we ensure that healthy lifestyle changes are prioritized while still maintaining balance?

  • Date created
    2016
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  • Type of Item
    Image
  • DOI
    https://doi.org/10.7939/R3HT2GS52
  • License
    Attribution 4.0 International
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    https://docs.google.com/uc?export=view&id=0B4w4w9xNqJ1eLXp6OUE0VjdXNDA