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Teaching new mums about healthy eating and active play can help cut the risk of their child being overweight or obese, a study published today in the British Medical Journal finds.
Overweight and Obesity Jun 26, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
A study carried out in Spain reveals that certain healthy habits, like eating more than four times a day or not eating too fast, are associated with lower body fat levels independently of exercise habits during ...
Health Jun 20, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
If lower-income mothers want kids with healthy diets, it's best to adopt healthy eating habits themselves and encourage their children to eat good foods rather than use force, rewards or punishments, says a Michigan State ...
Health May 30, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Women in their seventies who exercise and eat healthy amounts of fruits and vegetables have a longer life expectancy, according to research published in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society.
Health May 30, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
How do you get a picky young eater who refuses everything to like fruits and vegetables? How do you get children to try nutritious foods when all they want is something sweet or salty? How do you raise healthy ...
Health May 29, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Two-thirds of American adults are too fat, and a major overhaul of US policies -- from schools to restaurants to urban planning -- is needed to stem the epidemic, medical experts said Tuesday.
Health May 08, 2012 | not rated yet | 3
The people of Denmark are not only concerned about what they eat, but they are willing to pay more tax to eat healthier and make more informed eating choices. The results of this study come at a time when healthy eating and ...
Health Apr 30, 2012 | 5 / 5 (2) | 0
Obesity among children has long been a rising problem in large parts of the world. Parents play a crucial role in shaping good childhood eating habits, according to new research from the University of Stavanger.
Health Apr 18, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
A new paradox on our plate? Knowing the nutritional content of foods doesn't equate to healthy eating
A study by Université Laval's Maurice Doyon and French and American researchers shows that U.S. consumers know surprisingly more about the fat content of the foods they buy than their French counterparts. Paradoxically, ...
Health Mar 28, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
A study by researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine and The University of Minnesota indicates that a parent's weight change is a key contributor to the success of a child's weight loss in ...
Health Mar 14, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
The study of more than 11,000 pregnant women, in partnership with Mars Petcare, showed that those who owned dogs were approximately 50% more likely to achieve the recommended 30 minutes of exercise a day through high levels ...
Health Feb 15, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Games and interactive media are powerful tools for health promotion and childhood obesity prevention
Children are naturally drawn toward gaming and other types of technology, creating an ideal opportunity to design interactive media tools to encourage physical activity and promote healthy eating habits, according ...
Health Feb 13, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
If there is an obvious truth one can learn from perusing the various dining options on Lehighs sprawling Asa Packer campusfrom the University Center and Rathbone Hall to the sorority and fraternity houses on the ...
Health Feb 10, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
A new study published in the journal Respirology reveals that a high level of soft drink consumption is associated with asthma and/or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
Addiction Feb 07, 2012 | 3 / 5 (2) | 0
An Emory University study published in the January issue of Health Affairs assesses real-world lifestyle interventions to help delay or prevent the costly chronic disease that affects nearly 26 million Americans.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Jan 10, 2012 | not rated yet | 0