Latest Childhood obesity Stories
Researchers from Magee-Womens Hospital recommend women with obesity not gain any weight until mid-pregnancy or later SILVER SPRING, Md., Feb.
Abt Associates, along with a multidisciplinary team of research partners, is joining the fight to help reduce childhood obesity in Los Angeles. Bethesda, MD
Puerto Rican lawmakers are considering a controversial new bill that would fine parents of obese children $800 for failing to keep their youngsters fit and healthy.
The Obesity Society & The Obesity Action Coalition say the proposed bill is misguided and ignores the core scientific understanding of obesity as a disease SILVER SPRING, Md., Feb.
Scientists have found that consumption of sugary drinks in pre-pubescent girls causes them to get their period faster.
Building Healthy Communities emphasizes physical activity and healthy eating in schools DETROIT, Jan.
Researchers studying the connection between genetics and obesity may have to consider one more factor: when a person was born.
It may not come as a surprise to some of us, but it is a wakeup call nonetheless: children’s academic performance appears to be significantly affected by their diet, a recent study has found.
BRONX, N.Y., Dec.
- A bereavement by loss of parents or children; the state of being orbate; orbation.