Childhood Obesity What Causes It Evaluating the Process Essay

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Childhood Obesity and what causes it Evaluating the process Tammy A. Massey HCS/465 September 12, 2013 Dr. Wanda Snead Childhood Obesity and what causes it Evaluating the process How is the literature review used in this research? The literature review used in this research, is showing how the study was conducted and on what level the study was conducted. It was used to show the causes of childhood obesity. In which, the study showed the calorie intake of the children and how they were expending the intake of these calories and they were not physically getting the exercise that was needed on a daily basis, some of them were sitting idle in front of the computer or television and so therefore, they are not getting the calories out. This literature review was peer-reviewed and was also a scholarly journal, it was very informative and gave all the information that was needed to complete the study about childhood obesity and also obesity in adults. What are ethical considerations for data collection? The researcher must cite all of their information in their research even if they only use two lines of something, they must still cite it. If the researcher does not cite their information then this is called plagiarism, so therefore, this makes what they report stealing and this is not their own ideas but those of someone else, this is the most serious ethical consideration that one must face when doing research on any type of study or paper that is being done. Also, research fraud is lying about data, this means a researcher invents data that they did not collect so therefore, they have failed to honestly disclose how they collected their data for their research study. This one is as serious as plagiarism but the latter of the two holds the most serious consequence because it can cause a person to lose their job or even lose their position as a researcher, so

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