Report: Depression, anxiety are common in overweight children

07/10/2009 | Reuters

A study confirms that obese children experience feelings of loneliness, depression and anxiety at younger ages, and those feelings get more intense over time. In the research, teachers ranked children's behavior and noticed that overweight girls had worse interpersonal skills and less self-control than normal-weight girls.

View Full Article in:

Reuters

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Senior Director, Research
America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP)
Washington, DC
Sr. Principal OptoMechanical Engineer - 14000008M2
Abbott
San Jose, CA
Pharmacy Care Manager
National Association of Chain Drug Stores
Arlington, VA
Regional Director, Southeastern Region - State Affairs
America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP)
Washington, DC
Sr. Principal Electrical Engineer - 14000008LR
Abbott
San Jose, CA