Self-control key in preventing children's weight gain

08/17/2009 | HealthDay News

Researchers suggest that instead of prohibiting children from eating certain foods to prevent them from becoming obese, parents should help their children make healthy food choices and learn about self-control. In a study of 197 non-Hispanic white girls, they found that those who had high levels of perceived parental food restrictions and low self-control were at the highest risk of gaining weight.

View Full Article in:

HealthDay News

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Product Development Manager, Disposable Medical Products
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
Vice President of Regulatory Affairs
Pentec Health
Boothwyn, PA
Sr Coordinator Clinical Research (US/TA/00/0073/SL) - 1400000AQX
Abbott
Santa Clara, CA
Senior Director, Biostatistics
Edwards Lifesciences
Irvine, CA