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
We’ve spent a lot of time over the years studying why families start, continue, and end health services designed to help children and families with obesity. Continue reading
For health care professionals who care for individuals with obesity and their families, health services are designed to improve the health and well-being at the patient and/or family level. However… Continue reading
A few choice words are used often to describe obesity and the trends observed over the past few decades. Continue reading
What is the ideal diet? It’s a question that’s been a hot topic of debate and controversy for years (generations?!) among the general public and academic community.
Over the past couple of months, our own Maryam Kebbe (PhD Student, Dept of Pediatrics, UAlberta) has been both productive and successful. Continue reading