Obese pregnant women or pregnant women with diabetes on average birth larger children. Researchers have now discovered another medical anomaly. Women with diabetes or who are obese experience rapid.. Source: Healthfeed -
Sister Martha Mary Carpenter of the Saint Peter Mission School in central Arizona is working with the children of the Gila River Indian community to fight childhood obesity. The Gila River Indian.. Source: CBS News -
CBS News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook and CBS News contributor Dr. Holly Phillips join "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to discuss the growing threat of the Zika virus in the U.S., a new.. Source: CBS News -
Madurai: When 12-year-old Madhu (not his real name) was diagnosed as obese he weighed 98 kg when his ideal weight was 55 kg there were no obvious medical issues, except a faulty diet and lack of.. newKerala.com
Less than one percent of children were obese in 1985 compared to 17 percent of boys and 9 percent of girls in 2014, a study from China concludes. Boys may be more overweight than girls because of.. Science Daily
Thirty years ago, for every 100 children and adolescents you came across in China, you’d be hard pressed to find even one who was obese. That situation has drastically changed: in 2014, about one in.. S.China Morning Post
Being told to "sit still" in the classroom may soon be a thing of the past. Schools in a growing number of jurisdictions are experimenting with the once-faddish, now commonplace tool of the modern.. ajc.com
New York, April 26 : The alarming increase in childhood obesity rates in the US that began nearly 30 years ago continues unabated, with the biggest increases in severe obesity, says a study. newKerala.com
CROYDON'S new director of public health says betting shops are a bigger cause of obesity than fast food. Rachel Flowers says bookmakers "bleed the money out of people's pockets" leaving them unable to.. Croydon Advertiser
On 23 June, adland will have a tough decision to make – whether to be at a party in Cannes or a polling booth in Britain.
It is hard to assess the impact Brexit would have on the marketing and.. City A.M.
Restaurants are being urged to hand over more precious tap water to their customers in the latest plan to tackle childhood obesity.
The Local Government Association (LGA) said eateries must "take.. City A.M.
Babies with a high body mass index (BMI) at age two months are at risk for obesity at age two years, say pediatric researchers. The authors say that BMI better predicts early childhood obesity than.. Science Daily
One way health programs today are trying to reduce the growing problem of childhood obesity in the United States is by making parents aware that their child is overweight. The thinking is they can take.. CNN.com
A child's risk for obesity or malnutrition may be tied to the mother's misperception of her child's weight, new research shows. A key to understanding this may lie in how she regards her own weight.. Science Daily