Pediatrics

Can't pay the rent? Kids' health may suffer

(HealthDay)—Millions of American families struggle to find and keep stable housing—and the fight to do so may end up harming kids' health.

Overweight & Obesity

Teasing teens about weight may do lasting harm

(HealthDay)—Teens who are taunted about their weight may be more likely to become obese adults who struggle with poor body image, a new study finds.

Overweight & Obesity

Weight-based teasing has long-term impact

A new study from researchers at the Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity at the University of Connecticut and the School of Public Health at the University of Minnesota shows that weight-based teasing in adolescence predicts ...

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