High risk of asthma in children born to HIV positive mothers
Children of HIV positive mothers at risk of obesity, asthma.
Children with siblings make healthier diet choices
Children with siblings are less likely to be obese than only-children.
Hyderabad: Children lack micronutrients
We must identify the causative factors and treat them during the early stages of development of children.
Child obesity can start in the womb
Mother's health during pregnancy can affect the future health of her child.
Fancy food habits making kids sick
21% of children obese, overweight. 15% have vision problem, says study conducted among 83k kids.
Britain introduces sugar tax on soft drinks in bid to tackle obesity
Top-selling brands such as Fanta, Ribena and Lucozade have already cut the sugar content of their products to avoid the tax.
Central obesity increases heart attack risk: Experts
More than 200 patients were examined and their cardio-metabolic risk profile analyzed.
Dental care may actually help curb obesity among children: study
The children who had higher amount of caries bacteria also had significantly higher BMI and worse eating habits.
Kids biased towards healthy adults says study
Study says judgmental approach affects them later in life as well.
Study suggests teens as sedentary as 60-year-olds
Exercise deficits are contributing to the growing obesity epidemic.