The period in which a kid's brain stops consuming so much fuel comes with the risk of becoming obese, scientists hypothesize.
Following these habits appeared to slash the risk of becoming obese by 75 percent, scientists found.
Graphic images caused a 20% drop in consumers wanting to buy soft drinks in a new study.
Sadiq Khan estimated that 40 percent of London's 10- and 11-year-olds were overweight or obese.
Poor sleep precedes weight problems, and therefore may be a risk factor of obesity and not a consequence.
Parents are unaware of the risks of liver disease in obese children, study's author warned.
The U.S. has the highest rate of childhood obesity in the world's most populous nations.
An analysis of more than 12,000 children found that TVs increased the risk of "body fatness," with girls most likely to be affected.
An increasing amount of research shows that BMI and weight are not necessarily the main indicators of a person's health.
The Government should restrict marketing by stopping junk food adverts from being shown on TV before the 9pm watershed.
There's no ill intent behind stores using "Plus," "Slim" and "Husky" labels for kids, but they fail to see a danger in using those terms.
Public health campaigners disheartened by the government's latest childhood obesity strategy draft.
Children are facing an oral health crisis as the cost of tooth extractions increases by 66% since 2010-11.
Michelle Obama took the reins for the magazine's July/August issue, on newsstands Tuesday.