Navigation Links
Plump Infants Getting Obese Later In Life In More Cases

Being big or growing fast: systematic review of size and growth in infancy and later obesity.//

Large infants, and those who grow rapidly during the first two years of life, are at increased risk of obesity in childhood and adulthood, a study reveals.

There is an urgent need to tackle rising levels of obesity in the population. However it is not clear how early in life prevention could begin. This study examines the relation between infant size and growth and later obesity.

Researchers analysed 24 studies which assessed the relation between infant size and growth and the development of obesity at any later age. They found that the heaviest infants, those with the highest body mass index, and those who gained weight rapidly during the first and second year of life, were more likely to be obese in childhood, adolescence, and early adulthood than other infants.

The authors believe that factors during or before infancy that are related to infant growth probably influence the risk of later obesity.

They suggest that future studies need to investigate what determines these patterns of growth, and to explore whether interventions to alter infant growth could be associated with other benefits or harms.

It will also be important to assess whether factors influencing infant growth are amenable to change, to establish which strategies might alter infant growth, and to find out whether these are acceptable to parents, they conclude.

(BMJ Online First)
'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Banning Smoking in the Home Helps Infants
2. Benefits of Nitric Oxide in the Treatment of Premature Infants
3. New Technique to Study Infants Brain.
4. Limiting Infants Exposure To Smoke At Home
5. fMRI Offers Insight Into An Infants Brain
6. Drug Used To Improve Lung Function In Infants Could Slow Down Motor Coordination
7. Infants going to day-care may have lower risk of leukemia
8. Infants at lower risk from digestive disease if introduced to cereal early
9. New Blood Test To Detect Iron Level In Infants
10. Infants must be put to sleep in separate beds to prevent SIDS
11. Effect of Maternal Diet on Colic Among Breastfed Infants
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
TAG: Plump Infants Getting Obese Later Life More Cases

(Date:3/29/2015)... 2015 At this initial launch, ... basic health information around medical conditions that individuals ... challenges as well as helping them find solutions ... medical conditions using evidenced based information in print ... conversations around them., ,     Diabetes, ...
(Date:3/28/2015)... WA (PRWEB) March 28, 2015 Rocket ... athletes, recently announced the release of their new natural sunscreen. ... and 3 ounce packages. Both options come with a ... purchased at RocketPure.com or on Amazon. Click to ... description states that the natural sunscreen is made with non-nano ...
(Date:3/28/2015)... With more than 4,500 scientists, ... osteoporosis, osteoarthritis and musculoskeletal diseases gathered here for ... the first time in the 17-year history of ... hot-button topic is an emerging non-pharmaceutical protocol for ... principles of Wolff’s law, osteogenic loading at multiples ...
(Date:3/28/2015)... York, NY (PRWEB) March 28, 2015 ... highlighted a problem which could prove critical to organizations ... system testing, a critical aspect of data security, is ... card industry data security report, every major category out ... scanning and penetration testing. “With all the craziness that ...
(Date:3/28/2015)... 28, 2015 Delaying rotator cuff surgery ... according to research presented today at the American Orthopaedic ... , “Our study compared results for 170 patients who ... additional glenohumeral joint capsule release procedure to relieve stiffness ... PhD, lead author from St. George Hospital in Sydney, ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Krame Health Solutions Announces Release of AfroHealthLink, an Interactive Health Resource Center Tailored to Individuals of African & Caribbean Descent Around the World 2Health News:Krame Health Solutions Announces Release of AfroHealthLink, an Interactive Health Resource Center Tailored to Individuals of African & Caribbean Descent Around the World 3Health News:Rocket Pure Releases New Natural Sunscreens For Athletes 2Health News:Rocket Pure Releases New Natural Sunscreens For Athletes 3Health News:Non-Drug Protocol for Building Bone Density Expected to Steal Spotlight at World Congress on Osteoporosis 2Health News:Businesses Dealing With PCI Falling Short On Regular Vulnerability Scans and Pen Testing 2Health News:Businesses Dealing With PCI Falling Short On Regular Vulnerability Scans and Pen Testing 3Health News:Businesses Dealing With PCI Falling Short On Regular Vulnerability Scans and Pen Testing 4Health News:No Need to Delay Rotator Cuff Surgery, Study Shows 2
... 20-Year Specialist Recognized for Its Achievements, CARROLLTON, ... the precision construction of medical imaging facilities, has,been ... the November issue of,Construction Digital magazine. The feature, ... at the company, its leadership and the,story behind ...
... Contentious Audit ... Compliance, MILWAUKEE, Dec. 5 InvoiceCHECK, an innovative ... for each,invoice, has been introduced by TRICAST., InvoiceCHECK ... company receives an invoice for its prescription benefit,claims., ...
... Its Offerings by Adding Dental to Medical Benefits, ... nationwide health,benefits provider that offers uninsured or partially ... today announced the,formation of its latest partnership with ... the nation,s largest independent dental PPO networks,with more ...
... Calif., Dec. 5 BioForm Medical,Inc. (Nasdaq: BFRM ... will,report its September 30, 2007 first quarter fiscal year ... release after the NASDAQ,Global Market closes and will hold ... (5:30 p.m. Eastern Time)., BioForm Chief Executive Officer ...
... partners,from the 16th annual Halloween Promotion benefiting St. ... of the projected $4.8,million donation to the hospital ... Companies represented at the check presentation included,A&P Family ... Fox,& Hound, Hess Corporation, Petro Stopping Centers, Saladworks ...
... who believe,in themselves can raise their aspirations, motivation and ... watching others do them., So says Albert Bandura, ... has won the 2008 University of Louisville,Grawemeyer Award for ... from among 31 nominations from five countries., Bandura,s ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Fry Construction Is Featured in Key Industry Publication 2Health News:'InvoiceCHECK' Cuts Prescription Benefit Waste 2Health News:DenteMax Forms Business Alliance With MEDILINQ 2Health News:BioForm to Announce First Quarter Fiscal 2008 Financial Results and Host Conference Call and Webcast on December 13, 2007 2Health News:National Partners from St. Jude Halloween Promotion Presents More Than $1.7 Million to Help Fight Childhood Cancer 2Health News:Self-Confidence Can Make Us Better, Says Grawemeyer Psychology Winner 2
(Date:3/27/2015)... 27, 2015 As of February, InControl ... devices for women. "Shipping thousands of ... part is the hundreds of letters, emails and ... have been positively impacted by our technology," said ... InControl recently released Apex, an over-the-counter solution ...
(Date:3/27/2015)... , March 27, 2015 ... 2015" therapeutic market research report of 52 pages ... online business intelligence library. The report ... on the therapeutic development for Visceral Pain, complete ... by drug target, mechanism of action (MoA), route ...
(Date:3/26/2015)... WOODBRIDGE, ON , March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Pivotal ... specialty pharmaceutical company with a focus on Omega-3 therapies ... March 25, 2015 it issued 763,752 common shares of ... payment of interest for the period of December 5 ... on its outstanding Convertible Notes that is due on ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:InControl Medical Surpasses 40,000 Shipments Of Incontinence Devices For Women 2Visceral Pain Pipeline Review H1 2015 Market Research Report 2Visceral Pain Pipeline Review H1 2015 Market Research Report 3Visceral Pain Pipeline Review H1 2015 Market Research Report 4Pivotal Therapeutics announces payment of interest on outstanding convertible notes 2
... 2011 RESMED INC. (NYSE: RMD ), announced ... its results for the third quarter and nine months of ... with ResMed,s results will be issued after 1:00 p.m. Pacific ... webcast to review its results, market trends, and future outlook. ...
... 2011 CVS Caremark has been named as ... United States, according to the 2011 Most Reputable ... partnership with the Reputation Institute. (Logo: ... in the survey, CVS Caremark ranked 30th. Survey ...
Cached Medicine Technology:ResMed Announces Conference Call and Webcast to Discuss Third Quarter 2011 Results 2CVS Caremark Named One of America's Most Reputable Companies by Reputation Institute 2
... Laboratories is a national reference laboratory and ... and development. ARUP offers an extensive test ... tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned ... clients include more than half of the ...
... reference laboratory and a worldwide leader in ... an extensive test menu of highly complex ... anatomic pathology. Owned by the University of ... half of the nation's university teaching hospitals ...
... reference laboratory and a worldwide leader in ... an extensive test menu of highly complex ... anatomic pathology. Owned by the University of ... half of the nation's university teaching hospitals ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference laboratory ... research and development. ARUP offers an extensive ... medical tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. ... Laboratories' clients include more than half of ...
Medicine Products: