How Mother Sees Her Child, Chubby or Obese!
The Australian government has recently started, ads campaigning the need for Children to eat healthy and stay fit, instead off being a couch potato all day long//, but the mothers of many over weight children fail to recognize that their children are so. In a medical survey conducted by the governm...
Many Overweight Kids Not Getting a Good Night's Sleep
... Obesity may play a role in sleep-disordered breathing, researchers say
WEDNESDAY, June 3 (HealthDay News) -- Children with chubby
bellies are more likely to have sleep-disordered breathing, a condition that's associated with behavioral problems, hyperactivity and difficulty stayi...
Undoing the 'Big Baby' Trend
...ican infants up to 6 months of age are 59 percent more likely to be overweight than were babies born 20 years ago, a recent study found.
And though chubby
babies might be viewed as cute and healthy, parents need to think about preventing obesity at the earliest stages of life, health experts are warning....
Chubby Checker Adds 'Twist' to 10,000 Strong at Ninth Annual Walk to Cure Cancer for UMass Memorial Cancer Center at the UMass Medical School
... WORCESTER, Mass., Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Legendary rock and roll
Checker, who lost mother to colon cancer in 2003, and the
entertainer who introduced the world to the "Twist," in 1959, provided the
From Six to Sixty, Everyone is Prone to Anorexia
To live satisfactorily, believe in your self rather than in what people believe in because always thin is not sexy, rather at times being chubby
is cute. So eat right and live better!...
Chubbiness In Babies Might Not Be A Cute Sign
...er of attention now a days experts have began to ponder as to whether cute, chubby
babies might actually be too fat //for their own good.
There are now ... the future. This would because as it is commonly known to all parents some chubby
babies and toddlers get rid of their extra padding and become children and ...
Australia To Start Campaign Against Obesity
... A television campaign is being launched in Australia to encourage the children in the country to lead a more active life to avoid getting chubby
or obese. One in three // tralian children are overweight and the Government is to spend six million Australian dollars (US $4.5 million) in its camp...
Overweight mums have chubby bubs
University of New South Wales (UNSW) research has highlighted a link between childhood obesity and a mother's diet before and during pregnancy. The work in animals proves that overweight expectant mothers are more likely to have babies with more body fat, who are at greater risk of diabetes and li...
Study suggests obese women should not gain weight
...n diets that effectively limit weight gain, with no ill effects.
"It is the mindset of our specialty, and our society, that we need to have round, chubby
pregnant women in order make sure they are healthy," adds Dr. Thornton. "Pregnancy has become a license to eat. We talk about 'eating for two,' but it...
Eating less may not extend life
... If you are a mouse on the chubby
side, then eating less may help you live longer.
For lean mice and possibly for lean humans, the authors of a new study predict the anti-aging st...
Rewarding fat rats
...ts a lot during holidays, for example, will make more leptin than a person who sticks to a stricter diet.
In work carried out by Shizgal's team, chubby
lab rats were put on a diet to reduce their fat mass and, hence, their leptin levels. They found that restricting the rats' diet to one meal per day n...