Child Obesity

  • Teenage Obesity Raises Pancreatic Cancer Risk | Health Blog
    11/28/2018
    Links have been discovered between childhood obesity and cardiovascular disease. And now, there is another potentially deadly health problem connected with teen obesity.
  • 4/7/2018
    We already know that obesity contributes to many health issues, and now you can add another one. New research indicates that childhood obesity is linked to developing cancer at an earlier age.
  • Obesity Worldwide Problem | Natural Health Blog
    8/4/2017
    It might not surprise you to hear that obesity rates are increasing around the world, but to see the actual numbers is astounding. United States remains number one.
  • Brand Recognition & Child Obesity | Health Blog
    6/13/2017
    New research suggests that young kids who can recall the types of foods sold by popular brands have a better chance of being overweight or obese.
  • Healthy Eating While Watching TV? |  Natural Health Blog
    12/3/2016
    New research suggests that families dining with the TV tend to have less healthy and less positive dining experiences.
  • How to Get Kids to Eat Veggies | Children's Health Blog
    7/26/2016
    A simple marketing strategy promoting vegetables may be effective in getting children to consume more of them at meals.
  • Diet Drinks Dangerous When Pregnant | Prenatal Health Blog
    5/26/2016
    Women who drink artificially sweetened beverages daily during pregnancy have double the risk of their infants being overweight by their first birthday.
  • Reduce Toddlers Sweet Snacks For Healthy Adult Weight | Health Blog
    5/5/2016
    Toddlers who choose to eat sweet snacks rather than salty ones may face a greater risk of becoming overweight children.
  • Fast Food Kids Meals Healthier? | Children's Heath Blog
    4/19/2016
    Many popular restaurants are offering a greater variety of food choices that include some healthier, lower calorie items on their children's menus--but you need to be careful.
  • Obesity Impacts Boys' Puberty | Children's Health Blog
    2/13/2016
    Boys who are overweight tend to go through puberty earlier than usual, but curiously, boys who are obese tend to go through puberty at a later point.
  • Scheduled C-Section Health Risks & Dangers | Children's Health Blog
    1/5/2016
    All babies delivered via C-section are at higher risk of developing health problems over time, but those who are born after a "scheduled" C-section face the greatest risk.
  • Obesity Passes Through Male DNA | Health Blog
    12/15/2015
    Obesity is written into the sperm. A father's lifestyle choices actually affect the way his sperm develops.
  • Little Exercise Outdoors for Kids in Day Care | Children's Health Blog
    11/28/2015
    Fewer than one-third of youngsters enrolled in day care appear to get a sufficient amount of outdoor play time.
  • Children's Growing Fast Food Diet | Children's Health Blog
    9/29/2015
    Approximately one-third of all children and teenagers in the United States are eating pizza or fast food every single day.
  • Vitamin D, Obese Teenagers, Child Obesity, Fearmongering, Stressing the Liver
    8/22/2015
    Perhaps you’ve seen the headlines: Vitamin D may be harmful to obese teenagers.
  • Overweight Cartoon Characters & Child Obesity | Health Blog
    7/28/2015
    According to new research, kids tend to indulge in extra helpings of junk food after seeing cartoons featuring plump characters.
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