Report: Treatment in pediatric obesity centers improves health

Children ages 5 to 18 who were treated at a multidisciplinary pediatric obesity clinic attained significant improvements in body weight, blood glucose levels and diastolic blood pressure, researchers reported at the annual meeting of the Pediatric Academic Societies. However, researchers said long-term data on the efficacy of the multidisciplinary programs is unavailable and more studies are needed.

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