Subtraction of subcutaneous fat to improve the prediction of visceral adiposity: exploring a new anthropometric track in overweight and obese youth
ConclusionsSubtraction of abdominal subcutaneous fat is important to predict VAT in overweight/obese girls.
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As obesity rate rises, ‘double diabetes' looms large
An October report from the CDC's National Center for Health Statistics revealed a startling increase in the prevalence of obesity in the U.S., with rates now approaching 20% in...
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Overweight and obesity prevalence among Cree youth of Eeyou Istchee according to three body mass index classification systems
Little is known about the suitability of three commonly used body mass index classification systems for Indigenous youth. We estimated overweight and obesity prevalence among...
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AAP Weighs In On Kids And Weight - And Parents Aren't Helping Things
Overweight children who are made to feel bad about their weight are more likely to binge eat and isolate themselves We always want what is best for our kids. And though our...
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The effect of impaired glucose metabolism on weight loss in multidisciplinary childhood obesity treatment
ConclusionThe capability to reduce weight during multidisciplinary treatment in children and adolescents with overweight/obesity is not influenced by an impaired glucose...
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Study: Bullying obese kids leads to depression, anxiety and isolation
A new analysis by the American Academy of Pediatrics is giving us more insight into the world of overweight kids. He says previous studies show kids getting bullied because of...
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Shaming overweight kids only makes things worse
Overweight kids who are shamed or stigmatized are more likely to binge eat or isolate themselves than to make positive changes such as losing weight, a leading pediatricians'...
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Shaming Overweight Kids Only Makes Things Worse
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Fatty liver disease correlates with smaller brain volume in middle-aged adults
Patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease had significantly smaller total cerebral brain volume, independent of visceral adipose tissue and cardiometabolic risk factors...
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The Checkup: How Not to Talk to a Child Who Is Overweight
I weigh my words every time I address the topic of a child's obesity in the exam room. Yes, I know, you probably want to tell me that I shouldn't use that word - "obese" - and...
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Health Insurance Aids in Treatment for Cystic Fibrosis
Improved access to medical care under the Medicaid Children's Health Insurance Program has an impact on the recovery from cystic fibrosis.
CDC says all Udder Milk customers need medical treatment
Anyone who consumed raw milk or raw milk products from Udder Milk in the past six months, especially pregnant women, should immediately seek medical care and start antibiotic...
We Can Shop Black Friday Sales From Home, And We Are Here For It
I love the holidays. I love the lights, the music, the food. I love the gift-giving, and baking, and eating. (Okay, I realize food is basically on there twice. It's been quite...
Stress IS hereditary, study shows
The study by the University of California San Francisco found babies of mothers who had the most stressful life events were more reactive to stressors and took longer to recover.
19 tips to shift baby weight from Binky Felstead's trainer
The former Made in Chelsea star, 27, welcomed baby India just five months ago. Celebrity trainer Lulu Adams shared the fitness regime she devised for Binky.
Soft robotic sleeve hugs the heart to keep it beating
It has proved a success on pigs, and Boston Children's Hospital researchers are hopeful it could be used for humans with heart failure in the not-distant future.
Comparing Unimanual and Bimanual Training in Upper Extremity Function in...
Purpose: This systematic review compared intensive bimanual therapy and modified constraint-induced movement therapy in upper limb function in children with unilateral cerebral...
Is Shunt or Stent better for babies with heart disease?
Conventional surgical Blalock-Taussig shunt and cathether-based stent can now be compared to determine the best treatment option for Infants with Congenital Heart Disease
Mother with 40KK boobs feared she would suffocate baby
Danielle Matier, 31, from Derby, has battled against her ever growing boobs since the tender age of 11 and has watched in horror as they grew from a cup size B to KK.