Obese male mice and normal weight female mice produce female pups that are overweight at birth and in childhood, and have increased number of "terminal end buds" in their breast tissue—the site where cancer often develops ...
Being underweight puts people at highest risk of dying, just as obesity does, new research has found.
Scientists have found that a simple blood test, which can read DNA, could be used to predict obesity levels in children.
Clinical investigators at the Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO) have developed a new screening tool to help diagnose obstructive sleep apnea in children. Their findings are published in Pediatric Pulmonology.