Journal article

Comorbidities of overweight/obesity experienced in adolescence: longitudinal study

Melissa Wake, Louise Canterford, George C Patton, Kylie Hesketh, Pollyanna Hardy, Joanne Williams, Elizabeth Waters, John B Carlin

Archives of Disease in Childhood: Education and Practice Edition | BMJ PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2010


Awarded by Australian National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)

Funding Acknowledgements

The third wave of the Health of Young Victorians Study was funded by Australian National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Project Grant 334303. Earlier waves were supported by the Victorian Department of Human Services, the National Heart Foundation, Murdoch Childrens Research Foundation and the Financial Markets Foundation for Children. MW is supported by an NHMRC Career Development Award, KH by an NHMRC/National Heart Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship, GPC by an NHMRC Research Fellowship and EW by a VicHealth Public Health Research Fellowship. The researchers were independent of the funders and do not have any relevant financial interests in the manuscript. The funding organisations did not have a role in the design and conduct of the study; collection, management, analysis and interpretation of the data; or in the preparation, review, or approval of the manuscript.