MEDICAL CLINICS OF NORTH AMERICA, vol.95, no.2, pp.409-418, 2011 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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MEDICAL CLINICS OF NORTH AMERICA
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The metabolic syndrome and adult manifestation of prediabetes and diabetes are major public health problems that begin in childhood. Prevention must be considered as a serious public health issue. Health education and health promotion of school children needs incorporation as a community effort.