Researchers raised the alarm about an obesity explosion among children in rural China as a Western-style diet high in sugar and carbohydrates starts taking its toll.
American children are at greater risk of becoming overweight or obese during summer vacation than during the school year, a new study has found.
Most children overeat when served large portions of calorie-dense popular foods - but manipulating calorie-content and portion size of children can substantially reduce their overall caloric consumption.
According to a new study, prenatal exposure to a common chemical used in plastic water bottles is likely to increase the risk of obesity in children.
Abdominal obesity in children is directly related to metabolic diseases, including high blood pressure and diabetes, a new study has shown. The study was done on 10,842 children in five cities of India namely Delhi, ...
In this world replete with diabetes and heart disease; it is important to prevent obesity from childhood to stop these diseases from happening.