Childhood obesity, malnutrition connected to mom’s perception of child’s weight

Posted by on April 20, 2016 3:12 pm
Categories: health

A child’s risk for obesity or malnutrition may be tied to the mother’s misperception of her child’s weight, new research shows. A key to understanding this may lie in how she regards her own weight status. Researchers say the situation calls for healthcare providers to broaden their health care screenings.

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