Adults with anorexia nervosa can tolerate rapid weight gain when done with meal-based behavioral support, researchers say.
Dec. 10, 2020 • ~5 min
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Excess weight among pregnant women may put the developing fetal brains at risk as early as the second trimester, a new study shows.
Aug. 11, 2020 • ~5 min
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Obesity increases susceptibility to H1N1 flu, a new study finds. It may help clarify why diseases like the flu and COVID-19 affect people differently.
Aug. 4, 2020 • ~5 min
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School closures in the US mean no gym classes. That could fuel a spike in childhood obesity. "Public health interventions are urgently needed."
May 27, 2020 • ~5 min
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Despite concerns about the potential for making their kids overly concerned about weight, most parents say they're not against tweens using health apps.
May 18, 2020 • ~6 min
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