Tag Results for "Heavy Children"
Long-term study found the earlier the weight gain, the greater the increase in heart size, a disease risk factor. Carrying around excess body weight, particularly in early adulthood, can result in a dangerously enlarged heart later in life, a new study finds. continue reading »
Brain condition that can steal sight more common among overweight girls, researchers report. Some overweight or obese children are at increased risk f continue reading »
As weight climbs, so does daily corticosteroid dosage, study says. Overweight children may not respond as well to common asthma medicines known as inhaled corticosteroids, new research finds. continue reading »