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Research & Investigations in Sports Medicine

Physical Activity and Obesity in Children 11 and 14 Years Old in Tirana

  • Open or CloseQeleshi Anesti*

    Sports University of Tirana, Albania

    *Corresponding author:QeleshiAnesti, Sports University of Tirana, Albania

Submission: July 10, 2020;Published: September 18, 2020

DOI: 10.31031/RISM.2020.07.000653

ISSN: 2577-1914
Volume7 Issue1


Working with children requires a special approach due to the widedifferences that are seen within and between diverse gender and age groups.We hypo these that we had a possibility to get information on the relationship between obesity, physicalactivity, and inactivity in children 11 and 14-years.We expect that boys will be more active than girls.We expect that children from local area are leaner than central area.

Subjects and methods: Cross section survey of 306 boys and 313 girls,(11 and 14 years old)-randomly selected in 6 different schools in Tirana placed in the center and local area on overweight and obesity phenomena

Conclusion: The data of this study show a non-significant situation or problem of overweight and obesity in children, both in center and local area. A contrary what believed, there is an underweight problem in girls11 years from local area

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