First post! I’ll make this one short and sweet. I’m a chubby (bordering severely overweight) mom who has no drive to change it. My husband is a chubby chaser, and my kids are too young to know what being chubby even means. 19 more words
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A high body mass and a large waist are both linked with self-reported hearing loss, according to a new study.
Researchers used data from a 20-year prospective study of over 68,000 women who were 24 to 42 years old at the start. 322 more words
So today marked the release of the annual National Child Measurement Programme statistics on child obesity in primary schools in the UK.
For the first time in six years, the number of obese and overweight children in the final year of primary school in England has fallen. 181 more words
Overweight children, in particular, could benefit from special training, in order to increase their media skills in relation to the exposure to food advertising, a new study suggests. 26 more words