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US: Overweight Toddlers Often Become Overweight 12-year-olds

Overweight in Early Childhood Increases Chances for Obesity at Age 12

American children who are overweight as toddlers or preschoolers are more likely to be overweight or obese in early adolescence.

Read more: Press release, National Institute of Health, 5 Sep 2006

Read the abstract: Pediatrics, 1 Sep 2006

Read the article: Pediatrics, 1 Sep 2006

Published on September 5, 2006 in International news