The prevalence of abdominal obesity and average waist circumference increased among U.S. adults from 1999 to 2012, according to a study in the September 17 issue of JAMA.
(Medical Xpress)—Keep your waist trimmer than half your height and you could significantly boost your life expectancy.
The first international standards for fetal growth and newborn size have been developed by a global team led by scientists from Oxford University.
Overweight, obesity and abdominal obesity are distributed unevenly among children in Norway. Maternal education level, parental marital status and whether the child lives in urban or rural areas all play ...