Web Toolbar by Wibiya
Login | Sign Up AnonymousUser
twiter
New to Comunitee?


or Sign Up with Email

Health

>> CHILDHOOD OBESITY Latest News

JAN 20, 2014 - Huffington Post

A Must Read - Share

The 3 Biggest Risk Factors In Childhood Obesity Are Also Changeable, Study Finds

The three most significant risk factors for obesity among preschoolers are also all modifiable, according to a new study. The three factors include: having a mom or dad with a body mass index indicative of being overweight or obese, not getting enough sleep, and having eating restricted by parents for the purposes of weight control. "What's exciting here is that these risk factors are malleable and provide a road map for developing interventions that can lead to a possible reduction in children's weight status," study researcher Brent McBride, a professor of human development and director ... Read More

Tags: The 3 Biggest Risk Factors In Childhood Obesity Are Also Changeable, Study Finds,  Childhood Obesity Latest News