Childhood Obesity Linked To Serious Health Risks Such As Heart Disease, Type 2 Diabetes, And ...

Childhood Obesity Linked To Serious Health Risks Such As Heart Disease, Type 2 Diabetes, And ...
- Researchers from the University of Auckland in New Zeland examined over 200 children and teenagers aged 4 to 16 years who were participating in a 12-month program which involved regular home visits from a health professional and found that 75 percent had signs of inflammation and increasing long-term heart disease risk.