Quantcast

Latest Epidemiology of childhood obesity Stories

Obesity In American Children Is On The Decline: CDC Report
2014-02-26 10:57:28

A new report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has revealed evidence of a substantial decline in American obesity for children between the ages 2 and 5 years old.

Childhood Obesity Rates Declining, But The Numbers Are Still Too High
2013-08-08 05:21:02

Obesity rates amongst low-income preschoolers decreased in 19 US states and territories between 2008 and 2011, according to a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report released earlier this week.

Obesity Rates In Young Children Down Over The Past Ten Years
2012-12-26 09:54:07

A new study by researchers from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows a slight decline in obesity among 2- to 4-year-olds in poor families.


Word of the Day
swell-mobsman
  • A member of the swell-mob; a genteelly clad pickpocket. Sometimes mobsman.
Use of the word 'swell-mobsman' dates at least to the early 1800s.