Obesity

Impact of weight in outcomes for critically ill kids

July 07, 2020

It’s been hypothesized that obesity can lead to worse outcomes in critical illness and an investigation provides some answers.

Looking at the mental health of severely obese children

June 25, 2020

A report examines whether children and adolescents who have severe obesity have differences in certain psychological and behavioral attributes than their peers.

Breastfeeding has impact on future BMI

June 19, 2020

Breastfeeding has many benefits and a new report indicates that it could helpful in reducing body mass index (BMI) in newborns at greater genetic risk for overweight and obesity.