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Obesity and school attendance
PHILADELPHIA -- In the first study of how weight may affect school attendance, researchers at the University of Pennsylvania and Temple University have found that overweight children are at greater risk of school absenteeism than their normal-weight peers

Url: http://www.upenn.edu/pennnews/article.php?id=1196
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Added: 2007-08-11
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