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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
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
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
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
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
... hockey team 3 hours a day after school). In middle school the most dreaded day was when t ... more
Aug 23 2007 9:57am
Early childhood nutrition Scientists in New Zealand are dispelling the common myth that obesity is caused by “bad genes.” Scientists from Auckland University’s Liggins Institute have discovered that genetic pre-disposi ...
Jul 30 2007 6:42am
Well said!!  I totally believe the heredity factor leans more toward learning the same eat ... more
Dec 15 2008 5:28pm
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
A Mediterranean diet may lower childhood asthma risk Children who eat a Mediterranean diet rich in fruit, vegetables and fish have a lower risk of asthma, scientists said. Researchers in Germany, Spain and England studied data from 50,000 children ...
Jun 03 2010 5:13am
Grab Your Friends and Relive your Childhood Favorites Going outside doesn't always have to mean an obligatory evening run with the family dog. Kids actually look at outdoor activity as a reward and a release rather than a task or punishment. And adults ...
Oct 04 2007 4:27pm
Let's go on a scavenger hunt! I haven't done that in so many years, I wonder if I can con ... more
Nov 12 2007 3:27am