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Springhill Group: Treat Childhood Obesity  from springhill group medical You may find fat kids cutie ones but they may be starting to suffer from obesity.   Obesity is a serious medical condition that often leads to serious diseases.   C ...
Dec 17 2012 7:04am
Childhood obesity triggers girls' early puberty CHICAGO, Illinois (Reuters) -- Childhood obesity in the United States appears to be causing girls to reach puberty at an earlier age, for reasons that are not clear, a study said Monday. The report f ...
Mar 05 2007 3:51pm
Dads' Parenting Style Influences Childhood Obesity Fathers' parenting styles have a major influence on children's weight, says an Australian study that looked at almost 5,000 children, ages 4-5, and their parents. The researchers found that fathers w ...
May 09 2007 9:49am
Regional health foundation has schools tackling obesity Millis seventh-grader Kaitlin Babin-Devine is spooning sugar into a clear plastic container, waiting for the scales to balance. Finally, after about a third of a cup sits on the scale, it starts to ...
Feb 07 2008 9:27am
What a wonderful program. I think as adults many of us aren't aware of what is in our foo ... more
Feb 07 2008 11:03am
A New "Fat Tax" Is Gaining Momentum Recently, some heavy hitters in health research and obesity prevention have stepped up support for a new form of sin tax that is gaining momentum toward a "Fat Tax" in which a levy of 1 cent per oun ...
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Sep 20 2009 8:42am
... lone will do much. However, it may help with childhood obesity - if they can't afford peps ... more
Sep 25 2009 6:36am
Motherhood and Obesity Age of onset of puberty appears to be linked to a child's risk of obesity. Children born to mothers who experienced an early puberty are far more likely to be obese (via BBC). If a woman had her firs ...
Apr 26 2007 10:22am
Isn't this a chicken and egg kind of thing? I thought the onset of menstruation was trigge ... more
Oct 08 2008 6:01am
A Positive Solution to Childhood Obesity In among all the alarmist reporting on rising obesity rates -- there is occasionally some constructive reporting. Two techniques have assisted with childhood weight problems. 1. The MEND programm ...
May 01 2007 12:41pm
TV Ads Might Increase Childhood Obesity It might seem evident that sitting in front of the boob tube can turn you into a couch potato, but with all the commercials centered on junk food, the results are even more staggering. According to a ...
Jun 04 2007 2:16am
Stop Childhood Obesity Clearly one of our most important wars we need to fight today is the war on childhood obesity. What could possibly be more important than that? Here are some simple things that we as a nation co ...
Jan 30 2008 2:03am
Let's End Childhood Obesity Let's work together to end the epidemic of childhood obesity. It is scary and sad how ignorant so many kids are about nutrition, which is reinforced by societal modeling. I think restaurants have a ...
Jul 10 2007 4:24pm
I am not for taking PE out of school, but I am VERY much in favor of making it productive. ... more
Aug 23 2007 9:57am