Children who walk to school less likely to be overweight or obese

Walking to school      
            Credit:  Ivy Dawned

Walking to school Credit: Ivy Dawned

The link between frequent participation in sport and obesity levels has generated inconsistent findings in previous research, but many of these studies were looking at BMI only

Lander Bosch

Discovery of genetic variants that protect against obesity and type 2 diabetes could lead to new weight loss medicines

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