Prevention and Treatment of Pediatric Obesity: A Strategy Involving Children, Adolescents and the Family for Improved Body Composition
Pediatric obesity is a serious health problem affecting 1 of 6 children in the U.S.A two- to threefold increased incidence is evident in the last two decades. This study...
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Physical Fitness, Physical Activity, and the Executive Function in Children with Overweight and Obesity
To examine the associations of physical fitness and physical activity with executive function in children with overweight and obesity.
1 day ago - The Journal of Pediatrics
AHA News: Overweight Kids at Higher Risk for Blood Clots as Adults
Title: AHA News: Overweight Kids at Higher Risk for Blood Clots as Adults Category: Health News Created: 3/15/2019 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 3/18/2019 12:00:00 AM
2 days ago - MedicineNet - 2 articles
Maternal Diabetes Type, Prepregnancy BMI, and Adverse Birth Outcomes
Insulin-treated diabetes, especially in overweight or obese women, was associated with the highest risks for large-for-gestational age and premature births.
5 days ago - Journal Watch - 4 articles
Here's How I'm Trying to Save My Daughter From the Body-Image Issues That Scarred Me
When your 10-year-old overweight friend is referred to as "the whale" by your parents, you get the message loud and clear that fat equals bad. My mom and dad were always making...
6 days ago - PopSugar
Overweight trajectory and cardio metabolic risk factors in young adults
Obesity is one of the conditions that increases the risk of cardiovascular disease. Studies about obesity trajectory and cardio metabolic outcomes at adulthood are still...
10 days ago - BMC - 6 articles
7. Pharmacy Access to Ulipristal Acetate in Small Cities throughout the United States
Ulipristal acetate is used as a prescription emergency contraceptive pill , and is more effective than the levonorgestrel ECP, particularly in overweight and obese women...
11 days ago - Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology
Wales has the UK's biggest childhood obesity problem - and here are the worst areas
A quarter of children starting primary school are overweight or obese
13 days ago - Wales online
Potential circadian and circannual rhythm contributions to the obesity epidemic in elementary school age children
Children gain weight at an accelerated rate during summer, contributing to increases in the prevalence of overweight and obesity in elementary-school children (i.e...
13 days ago - International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity
Does My Diet Affect My Unborn Child's Obesity Risk?
Stewart Lonky, MD Does my diet affect my unborn child's obesity risk? Yes. In fact, evidence suggests that both parents' diets may play a crucial role in their unborn child's...
20 days ago - The Life Extension
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Mother's Age, Pregnancy History Tied to Miscarriage Risk
Mom's age and pregnancy history can be strongly associated with an increased risk of miscarriage, reveals a new study.
Milk or No Milk for Babies With a Rare Type of Genetic Disorder
The study found that children with Duarte galactosemia are at no greater risk of long-term developmental abnormalities than their unaffected siblings, with exposure to milk as...
Colombian baby girl born with her twin INSIDE her
The little girl called Izamara, born on February 22 in Barranquilla, Colombia, is an incredibly rare example of 'fetus-in-fetu' births, first described in 1808 but rarely seen...
RECALL: Toys “R” Us Canada's Koala Baby 2-pack sleepers
Toys “R” Us Canada is recalling their Koala Baby brand 2-pack sleepers because they don't meet the flammability requirements for children's sleepwear under Canadian law...
FDA Approves First Drug For Postpartum Depression - If You Have An Extra...
The treatment works almost immediately - but costs thousands of dollars and involves a lengthy hospital stay It's hard to hate on any treatment that science provides for curing...
Simple Blood Test can Determine the Preterm Birth Rate in Low-resource Countries
Simple blood test and mathematical model can precisely identify preterm babies without ultrasound, reports a new study
Pregnant Women with Undiagnosed Diabetes More Likely to Experience Stillbirths
Women with undiagnosed diabetes in pregnancy are more likely to experience stillbirth, reveals a new study.
Undernutrition in Pregnancy Changes Lung-Specific Gene Expressions
New research shows how a mother's diet can affect epigenetic markers of her offspring and result in changes to genes that regulate lung health.
This Disney Villains Makeup Will Turn You Into The Evil Queen You Were Born...
ColourPop's new Disney Villains makeup collection will turn you into the evil queen you were born to be Okay, so, Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, and Ariel are great and all, but...
This Bonkers Nanny Ad Asks Candidate To Work In Character As A Disney Princess
These parents are asking for their future nanny to stay in character as a Disney princess while on the job Bet you woke up this morning thinking you'd heard everything when it...