obesity Archive

Eating Little during Pregnancy Increases Obesity Risk in Child: Pregnant women who eat little are at risk of obesity problems in their children, just as they would if they ate too...
Is Buying Your Kid a Plus-Size Barbie Worth It?: A very heated argument has broken out recently. Experts argue if dolls with distorted and even ugly forms can hurt the children's...
Childhood Obesity Rates Rapidly Increasing: In the UK, shocking statistics on childhood obesity in one of the major cities were published. More than 40% of children have excess...
Girls Have Puberty Set in Earlier Due to Obesity: It emerges that girls are experiencing puberty earlier than before these days - which is believed to be the result of spreading...
TV Leads to Obesity in Children: Watching TV for over two hours in a row increases the possibility of obesity in children....
Obesity Inherited from Grandmothers: Cardiovascular diseases, diabetes, breast cancer, colon cancer and other illnesses associated with obesity, can be transmitted from generation...
Pregnancy Weight Gain Linked to Childhood Obesity: During pregnancy, most women gain a bit weight, and that's a usual thing. However, the scientists have found out recently that too...
Toys Cause Obesity in Children: Pollsters advise young mothers to think about it, when they decide to pamper their child with something delicious: cookies, candies, chocolate, chips...
Overweight Mothers Give Birth to Less Intelligent Children: The children, whose mothers have been overweight at the time of pregnancy, demonstrate lower results at the tests of...
Kids Attending Kindergarten More Prone to Obesity: The Journal of Pediatrics reports that children between the ages of one and a half to four years, attending kindergarten, are more...
Which foods Should You Give to School Children?: The beginning of the school year is the traditional time for advice to parents. Nutritionists, for example, remind us that success...
How Celebs Stay Fit after Pregnancy: A good sweaty workout has always been fine for the shape, but while the summer is still with us there’s a good reason to exert yourself in a...
Walt Disney for Healthy Nutrition: The American Walt Disney media company is going to eliminate advertising of "junk food" from their TV, the radio, and the...
Kids Born via Caesarean Section Get Obese More Often: At the age of 3, the risk of developing obesity for children born via Caesarean doubles. Doctors from a hospital in...
Obesity Predisposition Starts in the Mother’s Womb: You fail to lose weight? This can be explained by a number of reasons: laziness, wrong method, self-deception or......
Weight Loss During Pregnancy: Overweight women can control their weight gain during pregnancy safely, without any threat for themselves or the child, as well as lose excess weight,...
Fit Parents Have Thin Children: According to the researchers, fit parents can often pass on to their children special genes that will make them slim, too. The probability of a child...
A Few Excess Pounds Lead to Depression Sooner Than Obesity: French scientists conducted a research and made a surprising conclusion: obese teenage girls are less affected by...
Radical Obesity Treatment Method: The scientists from the Harvard School of Public Health are alarmed that with each year passing by the number of obese children in the world is...
Teenage Obesity and Cancer Linked: A recent study has proven that teenage obesity increases cancer risks in the future. ...
How TV Makes Girls Eat More: American scientists have discovered that one of the factors that encourages the increased appetite and the appearance of excess weight among girls is...
McDonald’s Sued for Toys: The mother of two children from California (USA) has submitted a lawsuit against McDonald's. Monet Parham blames the fast food industry giant of the...
Mother’s Diet and Obesity in Children: The children, whose mothers were eating improperly during pregnancy, are more inclined to corpulence. Such conclusion has been made by...
Fat Dolls Prevent Excess Weight in Girls: Dutch scientists have come to a curious conclusion: girls’ appetite turns out to depend on what dolls they play with. ...