Vitamin D Deficiency During Pregnancy May Up Childhood Obesity
Low vitamin D levels during first trimester of pregnancy may up childhood obesity. Therefore, sufficient amounts of vitamin D in required during early pregnancy.
1 day ago - Medindia Health
Most parents don't believe their child's BMI report card
Fifty-three percent of parents who receive their child's body mass index report card do not believe that it accurately categorizes their child as underweight, normal weight...
1 day ago - ScienceDaily
Poor maternal vitamin D linked to increased childhood obesity
Vitamin D deficiency during early pregnancy may heighten the chance of producing overweight children according to a new study in Pediatric Obesity
1 day ago - NutraIngredients-USA
Iodine status of pregnant women from a coastal Brazilian state after the reduction in recommended iodine concentration in table salt by governmental requirements
• This is the biggest study to assess iodine status in Brazilian pregnant women• Pregnant women from Rio de Janeiro state are considered to have iodine sufficiency• Less than...
2 days ago - Nutrition JRNL - 2 articles
Triglyceride glucose index as a surrogate measure of insulin sensitivity in obese adolescents with normoglycemia, prediabetes, and type 2 diabetes mellitus: comparison with the hyperinsulinemic-euglycemic clamp
ConclusionThe TyG index affords an easily and widely available simple laboratory method as a surrogate estimate of insulin sensitivity that could be used repeatedly in...
2 days ago - MedWorm
Preschool intervention improves educational achievement by midlife
The use of an educational intervention that offers school-based enrichment and services for the family between preschool and third grade can promote postsecondary achievement...
3 days ago - Healio
Parents Find Kids' Weight Grades Hard to Swallow
About half of U.S. states have laws requiring schools to conduct BMI screenings among their students, according to a study published last year in Current Obesity Reports.
3 days ago - Web MD - 2 articles
Study reveals perception and reaction of parents to their child's BMI report card
53% of parents who receive their child's Body Mass Index report card do not believe that it accurately categorizes their child as underweight, normal weight, overweight, or...
3 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
ABSTRACT 159: PREVALENCE OF OVERWEIGHT AND OBESITY AMONG SCHOOL AGE CHILDREN IN IRAQ
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3 days ago - Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
Pregnant women deficient in vitamin D may give birth to obese children
Vitamin D deficiency in pregnant women could preprogram babies to grow into obese children and adults, according to a new study. Researchers found that 6-year-olds born to...
3 days ago - ScienceDaily
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Monitoring Haloperidol Plasma Concentration and Associated Adverse Events in...
Objectives: As delirium in critically ill children is increasingly recognized, more children are treated with the antipsychotic drug haloperidol, while current dosing...
This Is The Problem With Blaming Gun Violence On Mental Illness
Again. It has happened again. Another mass shooting. This one at a high school in Florida . We've turned on each other again. But turning on one another didn't end with the...
This Is What I Want To Say To My Students About Mass Shootings
A letter to my students: Just days ago, you watched while children your age flee from their school , hands on heads, while some were able to send photos and videos of a scene...