Study: Obesity in parents strongly predicts overweight children

07/11/2004 | Forbes

Having obese parents significantly increases a child's chances of becoming overweight, according to a new study. In looking at 150 children from birth to age 5, the study found that among children with obese parents, 64% became overweight, compared to just 16% of children whose parents were not overweight.

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