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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
BMI Calculator for Children Body Mass Index (BMI)  can be used to indicate wether you are overweight, obese, underweight or normal. It is a number calculated from a child's weight and height,  the formula is the same for ...
Jul 11 2009 2:44am
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
Obesity in Children Leads to Early Signs of Heart Disease Researchers say that children who are obese or at risk of obesity show early signs of heart disease, much like obese adults with heart disease. Today, childhood obesity is a major epidemic in the U. ...
Oct 30 2007 12:12pm
A Ban on Soft Drinks in Schools could lead to significant Weight Loss. With growing rates of childhood obesity, an all out ban on junk food in schools should be considered. Soft drinks, for example, appears to be a potentially potent risk factor for weight gain. One st ...
Jul 10 2007 8:31am
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
Study: Young girls more likely to be fat STOCKHOLM, Sweden - As every Western nation struggles with child obesity, the Swedes are puzzled by an unusual blip in the data: Why are little girls more likely to be fat than little boys? A recent s ...
May 10 2007 12:03pm
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
... eriod earlier, and then goes on to become an obese woman. more
Oct 08 2008 6:01am
Cooking with kids Teaching 11-14 year olds how to cook healthy recipes in school should have a positive impact on their eating habits in later life Acti ...
Aug 22 2008 6:28pm
Singapore To Cancel Anti-Obesity Program Singapore plans to end a 15-year-old anti-obesity program in schools after complaints from parents that overweight children, in particular, were being singled out and teased by classmates. The progra ...
Mar 21 2007 12:14pm