Pediatric Obesity

Pediatric obesity is increasing worldwide and is a serious public health concern. It affects a greater proportion of people from low socioeconomic backgrounds. It is associated with poorer health outcomes in adulthood, including type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease. Here is the latest research on pediatric obesity.

January 16, 2022

Not 'putting a name to it': Managing uncertainty in the diagnosis of childhood obesity.

Social Science & Medicine
Iliya Gutin
January 15, 2022
Open Access

Effect of reducing ultraprocessed food consumption on obesity among US children and adolescents aged 7-18 years: evidence from a simulation model.

BMJ Nutrition, Prevention & Health
Anne Scott LivingstonFood-PRICE project
January 14, 2022

Determinants of soft drink consumption among children and adolescents in developed countries - a systematic review.

Central European Journal of Public Health
Sven SchneiderNina Osenbrügge
January 14, 2022

The complicated relationship among parent and child disinhibited eating behaviors.

Dawn M EichenKerri N Boutelle
January 14, 2022

Beverage characteristics perceived as "healthy" among Hispanic and African American parents of young children.

Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
Allison C SylvetskyKarina R Lora
January 14, 2022

Codonopsis lanceolata ameliorates sarcopenic obesity via recovering PI3K/Akt pathway and lipid metabolism in skeletal muscle.

Phytomedicine : International Journal of Phytotherapy and Phytopharmacology
Min Ji Han, Se-Young Choung
January 14, 2022

Pharmacological fatty acid synthase inhibitors differently affect the malignant phenotype of oral cancer cells.

Archives of Oral Biology
Willian Peter BoelckeDébora Campanella Bastos
January 14, 2022

Prevalence of type 2 diabetes mellitus, metabolic syndrome, and related morbidities in overweight and obese children.

Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology & Metabolism : JPEM
İsmail Dündar, Ayşehan Akıncı
January 14, 2022

Mechanistic studies of PEG-asparaginase-induced liver injury and hepatic steatosis in mice.

Acta Pharmaceutica Sinica. B
Gundala Venkata Naveen KumarChristian A Fernandez
January 14, 2022

Bacterial low-abundant taxa are key determinants of a healthy airway metagenome in the early years of human life.

Computational and Structural Biotechnology Journal
Marie-Madlen Pust, Burkhard Tümmler
January 14, 2022

On-going consequences of in utero exposure of Pb: An epigenetic perspective.

Journal of Applied Toxicology : JAT
Fahim Rejanur TasinChanchal Mandal
January 13, 2022

Effects of Long-term Antiepileptic Therapy on Carotid Artery Intima- Media Thickness.

Journal of Pediatric Neurosciences
Vipul U KolekarVijaya Shenoy
January 13, 2022

The Nucleolar δ Isoform of Adapter Protein SH2B1 Enhances Morphological Complexity and Function of Cultured Neurons.

Journal of Cell Science
Jessica L CoteChristin Carter-Su
January 13, 2022

Effects of Movement Behaviors on Overall Health and Appetite Control: Current Evidence and Perspectives in Children and Adolescents.

Current Obesity Reports
Valérie JulianDavid Thivel
January 12, 2022
Open Access

Mechanisms of Melatonin in Obesity: A Review.

International Journal of Molecular Sciences
Qingyun GuanYaoxing Chen

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