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17:36 EDT 17th April 2014 | BioPortfolio

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Obesity and the Metabolic Syndrome

Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis NASH

Nonalcoholic steatohepatitis or NASH is a common, often “silent” liver disease. It resembles alcoholic liver disease, but occurs in people who drink little or no alcohol. The major featu...

Duchenne muscular dystrophy - DMD

Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) is a severely debilitating childhood neuromuscular disease that affects 1 in 3,500 live male births. This rare disease is caused by mutations in the dystrophin gene...

Atopic Dermatitis

The increasing prevalence of allergy is a major health issue. Often manifested as atopic dermatitis in early childhood, allergies can progress to allergic rhinoconjunctivitis and severe allergic ast...

Syndrome X

Syndrome X may refer to: Cardiac syndrome X Cardiac syndrome X is angina (chest pain) with signs associated with decreased blood flow to heart tissue but with normal coronary arteries. Some stud...

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N.C. group says it has the answers to tackle childhood obesity

CARY -- For more than two years, some of North Carolina's best minds in childhood development have been huddling to figure out how to slow the decades-long increase in obesity...

Study links genetic predisposition to childhood obesity

​Research has suggested that a particular gene in the brain's reward system contributes to overeating and obesity in adults. This same variant has now been linked to childhood obesity and tasty food...

Childhood obesity rates stabilize in recent years, study finds

Childhood obesity rates leveled off during a 14-year period between 1999 and 2012, according to research published Monday in the Journal of the American Medical Association: Pediatrics. But the rate o...

Study highlights long-term effects of childhood obesity on late-life health

(University of Colorado Denver) "It may be that childhood obesity changes the way the whole metabolism is working -- and changes it during a critical developmental time frame," says Kristen Nadeau, M....

Long-term effects of childhood obesity on late-life health revealed by study

"It may be that childhood obesity changes the way the whole metabolism is working – and changes it during a critical developmental time frame,” says lead investigator or a new study.

The long-term effects of childhood obesity on late-life health

Childhood obesity rates have nearly tripled in the previous 30 years and researchers are asking the important question of how this epidemic will impact the future health of these obese children and pu...

Health effects of childhood obesity may be long-lasting and profound

Childhood obesity rates have nearly tripled in the previous 30 years and researchers are asking the important question of how this epidemic will impact the future health of these obese children and pu...

A signal that preschooler childhood obesity is falling?

ATLANTA (AP) — A new study may be another signal of a national decline in childhood obesity. The finding comes from a government study considered a gold-standard gauge of trends...

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Uppsala Longitudinal Study of Childhood Obesity: Protocol Description.

The prevalence of childhood obesity has risen considerably on a global scale during the past decades, and the condition is associated with increased risk of morbidity. The objective is to describe the...

Age-Related Consequences of Childhood Obesity.

The severity and frequency of childhood obesity has increased significantly over the past three to four decades. The health effects of increased body mass index as a child may significantly impact obe...

Early Life Course Risk Factors for Childhood Obesity: The IDEFICS Case-Control Study.

The early life course is assumed to be a critical phase for childhood obesity; however the significance of single factors and their interplay is not well studied in childhood populations.

Dynamics of childhood growth and obesity: development and validation of a quantitative mathematical model.

Clinicians and policy makers need the ability to predict quantitatively how childhood bodyweight will respond to obesity interventions.

Framework of outcome measures recommended for use in the evaluation of childhood obesity treatment interventions: the CoOR framework.

Consensus is lacking in determining appropriate outcome measures for assessment of childhood obesity treatments. Inconsistency in the use and reporting of such measures impedes comparisons between tre...

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