More than three-quarters of parents perceived their overweight children as “about the right weight,” according to a new study that reveals parents today are far less capable of realizing when their children are overweight or obese.
More women in the United States are choosing to breastfeed their kids. But new research from the University of Minnesota is shedding some light on the overall health of pregnant women.
Overweight children showed metabolic abnormalities found in adults with weight problems.
According to a new study, obesity is undercounted in children because the commonly used body mass index may leave out up to 25 percent of children that have excess body fat.
Doctors are now finding that gestational diabetes is more common than they thought.
According to a new study, children whose parents are divorced more likely to be overweight than children of parents who stay married.
According to a new study, drinking diet sodas may help people lose more weight than those who just drink water.
According to a recent study, the obesity rate in the US has reached a new high.
According to a new report, children’s breakfast cereal has as much sugar as cookies.
A new study says obesity can have a negative effect on young breast cancer patients.