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
Catheter Engineer Manager
ASAHI INTECC, Orange County CA R&D Center
Santa Ana, CA
Neurovascular Intervention Product Sales Rep, North East
ASAHI INTECC
Multiple Locations, SL_Multiple Locations
Senior Manager, Compliance
Stryker
Fremont, CA
Director, Office of Device Evaluation
FDA, Center for Devices and Radiological Health
Silver Spring, MD
Director, Office of Compliance
FDA, Center for Devices and Radiological Health
Silver Spring, MD