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  • Comparison of the prevalence of overweight and obesity in 9-13 year-old children from two countries using CDC and IOTF reference charts 

    Toriola, Abel; Ajayi-Vincent, Olusesi; Oyeniyi, Patrick; Akindutire, Isaac; Adeagbo, David; Konwea, Patience; Awosusi, Olukemi; Ogunsile, Seyi; Moselakgomo, Violet Kankane; Onagbiye, Sunday; Monyeki, Makama (Science Alert, 2018)
    Background and Objectives: The epidemic of obesity is frequently prevailing, certainly among pediatric inhabitants and could be influenced by environmental and heritable factors. So, the aim of this study was to compare ...
  • Relationship between body composition and musculoskeletal fitness in Nigerian children 

    Toriola, Abel; Ajayi-Vincent, Olusesi; Oyeniyi, Patrick; Akindutire, Isaac; Adeagbo, David; Konwea, Patience; Awosusi, Olukemi; Ogunsile, Seyi; Moselakgomo, Violet; Onagbiye, Sunday; Monyeki, Makama (Asian Journal of Scientific Research, 2018)
    Background and Objective: Substantial evidence indicates that high level of obesity assessed by body mass index (BMI) could affect the motor performance, musculoskeletal fitness and wellbeing of the youths. This study ...