The last 2 decades included growing attention and resources dedicated to addressing overweight and obesity in children. Have these efforts had an impact? In some regions and countries, the answer is ‘yes’! Continue reading
Most people have probably heard the term “publish or perish” as it’s applied to academic research. Continue reading
Several recent studies have showed a leveling off or reduction in the prevalence of overweight and obesity in children. Continue reading
Over the past couple of weeks, we’ve had a few events worth sharing and celebrating.
There are a number of challenges to effective weight management in children and families. One of the biggest? Just getting started!
Over the years, we’ve published a few papers related to metabolically healthy obesity (MHO) in children. Continue reading
With the increasing number of researchers and journals focused on obesity over recent years, it’s challenging to keep up-to-date with this literature. Continue reading
The most common question I get asked is: “How successful is your weight management program?” My answer is always the same: “It depends…”
While our team focuses on research and clinical care to prevent and manage obesity in children, most of the time, we communicate and work with moms and dads. Continue reading