News tagged with childhood obesity

Does mom know when enough is enough?

As the childhood obesity epidemic in the United States continues, researchers are examining whether early parent and child behaviors contribute to the problem. A study from the Department of Nutritional Sciences, Rutgers ...

dateMay 11, 2009 in Health
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Infant weight gain linked to childhood obesity

( -- As childhood obesity continues its thirty-year advance from occasional curiosity to cultural epidemic, health care providers are struggling to find out why--and the reasons are many. Increasingly sedentary ...

dateMar 30, 2009 in Health
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