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Research Explores Relationship of the Human Microbiome and Obesity - General Surgery News

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General Surgery News Research Explores Relationship of the Human Microbiome and Obesity General Surgery News At 38 months, children who had been exposed to antibiotics before 6 months had significantly higher standardized BMI scores (P=0.009) and...
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Medical research finds a possible cause for childhood obesity

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Age matters in weight gain: Overweight at young age takes toll - EurekAlert (press release)

Age matters in weight gain: Overweight at young age takes toll
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As such, prevention of becoming overweight in the first place should be the aim.
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Obesity questions and answers

Obesity questions and answers | Obese children | Scoop.it
An introduction to what causes obesity, how it's measured and why it's a concern.
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Child obesity: Who are you calling fat? - BBC News

Child obesity: Who are you calling fat? - BBC News | Obese children | Scoop.it
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Child obesity: Who are you calling fat?
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Children unable to lose weight as they grow older may develop chronic and life-threatening diseases such as Type 2 diabetes and heart disease.
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A doctor writes about societal perceptions

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Health News - 5 Questions: Robinson on sugar and diabetes risk in ...

Health News - 5 Questions: Robinson on sugar and diabetes risk in ... | Obese children | Scoop.it
One can consider our work on obesity, physical activity, sedentary behavior and nutrition in children as really the prevention of diabetes, heart disease, many cancers and other chronic diseases in adults.
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HBO Documentary Films: The Weight of the Nation Trailer

To win, we have to lose. The four-part HBO Documentary Films series, The Weight of The Nation explores the obesity epidemic in America. Watch all four parts ...
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