Arkansas Child Obesity Growth Patterns and Evaluations of Preschool Interventions on Obesity in Kindergarten
Study examining body mass index (BMI) growth in Arkansas children between Kindergarten and Grade 8 using data from the Arkansas Department of Education and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Organizes data based on gender, race/ethnicity, social determinants of health (SDOH) indicators, and by rural and urban location. Discusses case studies of Kindergarten weight intervention programs.
Anthony Goudie, Kanna Lewis, Joseph Thompson
Arkansas Center for Health Improvement
Children and youth · Obesity and weight control · Racial and ethnic groups · Rural-urban differences · Social determinants of health · Statistics and data · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention · Arkansas