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Thursday, Aug 22, 2019
news about Childhood obesity
Mar 25, 2019 04:05
Students walk the most. But too many vehicles, encroachments and poor pedestrian infrastructure often make the walking routes to educational institutions, barring a few university campuses, unsafe. read more
Jan 31, 2019 14:38
According to a study by the World Health Organisation, recent estimates show that physical inactivity accounts for 3.3% of global deaths. read more
Dec 08, 2018 13:23
While Metformin has been used in previous studies of obesity in pregnancy, this study is the first to include women who were overweight, as well as obese and the first to combine the medication with dietary and lifestyle advice. read more
Nov 26, 2018 16:02
Parents, please take note. Your child’s weight plays an important role in determining his or her asthma risk. Obese or overweight children are at an increased risk of asthma, a new study has found. read more
Nov 15, 2018 11:56
When compared to children with a normal BMI, obese youth may be less likely to develop healthy relationships, positive attitudes, a sense of purpose and responsibility, and interest in learning read more
Sep 28, 2018 10:54
Vitamin D supplements could promote weight loss in obese children, and potentially reduce risk of future heart and metabolic disease in overweight kids, says a new study. read more
Aug 25, 2018 11:38
Weight loss and obesity prevention among children depends a lot on whether parents positively engage with their kids during play time and guide them to clean up afterward, says a new study. read more
Aug 02, 2018 10:58
Statistics provided by Indian Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism shows that 5.74% to 8.82% school children in India are obese. read more
Jul 06, 2018 11:22
Children are less likely to suffer from obesity if their mothers maintain a healthy weight, exercise regularly, do not smoke, eat a healthy diet, and are light-to-moderate drinkers, says this new study. read more
Jul 05, 2018 15:22
According to a recent study, mothers who lead a healthy lifestyle, eat the right things, follow proper diet and exercise regularly can help cut down obesity in their children. read more
Jun 16, 2018 16:30
Obesity in children also makes them prone to develop knee and hip osteoarthritis as adults, says this new study. read more
May 30, 2018 16:32
It’s well known that dairy products such as milk, yogurt, and cheese are nutrient-rich foods which provide many essential nutrients throughout life. Previous reviews have shown that milk and dairy are not associated with childhood obesity. But whether... read more
May 12, 2018 11:50
Exercises for children need not be about strenuous workouts. Fitness experts say even 15 minutes physical activity should be enough to keep them healthy. read more
Apr 30, 2018 15:00
Children from well-off families have been found to be ‘malnourished’ because of bad dietary habits and increasingly sedentary behaviour. read more
Apr 04, 2018 14:04
“With the rise in childhood obesity, we are seeing more kids with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in our pediatric weight management practice,” said Jennifer Woo Baidal, lead author of the paper. “Many parents know that obesity can lead to type 2 diabetes... read more