Obese, overweight children have more muscle, bone pain

07/16/2009 | Yahoo!

Children who are overweight or obese suffer more muscle and bone pain, which could make it difficult for them to exercise and lose weight, Dutch researchers reported. The survey of 2,459 children ages 2 to 17 found about 11% of heavy children reported musculoskeletal problems, compared with 7% of normal-weight children.

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