childhood obesity


July 18, 2018

SFH 2216: Study Says Childhood Obesity is Different for Boys and Girls

This study looked at “self-regulation” choices to overeat in a group of children from 24 months to 5.5 years of age and determined girls and boys […]
May 23, 2018

SFH 2194: Is Junk-food Advertising To Blame For Childhood Obesity

Can your child recite the words to a junk-food commercial? A new study says this increases their likelihood of obesity. The researchers found that greater familiarity […]
September 7, 2016

Science For Humans #1920: Childhood Obesity

Childhood obesity is out of control. Ultimately who’s fault is it? What can be done?