Peter Griffin posted in National Child Development Study • obesity on August 13th, 2008.
A paper published today in the British Medical Journal (BMJ) suggests that poor coordination in childhood is linked to an increased risk of obesity in later life. The longitudinal study tracked 11,042 individuals as part of the National Child Development Study in Great Britain, which began in 1958. Analysis showed that poor hand control, poor […]
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