Team to Address Bariatric Care in Canadian Children

Team to Address Bariatric Care in Canadian Children


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Characteristics of Children with Severe Obesity

UntitledChildren ages 2 to 5 with severe obesity appear to be more likely of a racial and/or ethnic minority, have greater disparities in social determinants of health than their peers, and are more than twice as likely to engage in double the recommended screen time limit, a recent study suggests. Continue reading


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Prevalence of Children with Obesity and Severe Obesity in the US, 1999-2016

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Despite previous reports that obesity in children and adolescents has remained stable or decreased in recent years, an updated analysis found a significant increase in severe obesity among children aged 2-5 years. Continue reading