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Teen In Custody Dispute Moved From Children’s Hospital

A West Hartford teen who has been the subject of a medical/custody dispute in Massachusetts left Boston Children’s Hospital Friday, according to the Boston Globe.

01/20/2014

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Researchers: Weight Gain During Pregnancy Could Cause Childhood Obesity

Experts at Boston Children’s Hospital have found a connection between extreme weight gain in expecting mothers and childhood obesity in their offspring.

10/02/2013

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Study: Facebook Activity Indicative Of Regional Obesity Rates In United States

A recent study found that user activity on the social networking site Facebook from a certain region of the United States could indicate the obesity rates of that region.

04/26/2013