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Those interested in enrolling their family in such a program, or finding out more about weight-loss programs for kids and teens should email firstname.lastname@example.org, call 855-827-3498 or visit the Center for Healthy Eating and Activity Research (CHEAR) Web site at obesitytreatment.ucsd.edu
Additional contributors to the study include Gregory J. Norman, Cheryl L. Rock, PhD, and Kyung E. Rhee, MD, MSC, of UC San Diego; and Scott J. Crow, MD, University of Minnesota.
This project was funded by grant #DK080266 from the National Institutes of Health.
University of California - San Diego
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