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New Dartmouth research: Fast food intake leads to weight gain in preschoolers

19:00 EST 13 Feb 2020 | AAAS

(The Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth) There is a strong link between the amount of fast food that pre-school age children consume and their likelihood of becoming overweight or obese, according to a new Dartmouth-led study, published in the journal Pediatric Obesity.

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