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Pediatrics

File photo of an obese child's legs. (Photo by China Photos/Getty Images)

Study: More Sleep Leads To Less Eating For Children

A recent study conducted at the Miriam Hospital and Alpert Medical School of Brown University found that improving the sleeping habits of kids could help combat childhood obesity.

11/06/2013

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Study: ADHD In Childhood Linked To Obesity In Adulthood

The findings of a recent study indicate that children – in particular, young boys – who grapple with ADHD often struggle with obesity in their adult years.

05/20/2013