Experts emphasize the need to tackle obesity early

03/8/2010 | Los Angeles Times (tiered subscription model)

Recent research suggests that the risks of obesity begin early, with prenatal factors -- such as how much weight the mother gains during pregnancy -- and early-infancy factors playing a role in whether an individual will be overweight or obese during childhood and adulthood. Experts say working with families during pregnancy and a child's first few years of life could make a major impact.

View Full Article in:

Los Angeles Times (tiered subscription model)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
MGR POST MARKET STUDIES - 14000001LK
Abbott
Santa Ana, CA
Regulatory Analyst
Delta Dental
Alpharetta, GA
Program Coordinator/Lecturer for the Regulatory Science program
Johns Hopkins University
Washington, DC
Eastern Zone Sales Director
Regenesis Biomedical
Multiple Locations, SL_Multiple Locations
Senior Financial Analyst - Growing Manager Care Health Org
Fallon Community Health Plan
Worcester, MA