Childhood Obesity Builds a Ticking Time Bomb, Study

by Dr. Enozia Vakil on  June 22, 2013 at 4:02 PM Child Health News
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London, June 20 (ANI): Tell-tale sign of cholesterol has been seen in kids as young as three to five, a new study has claimed.
 Childhood Obesity Builds a Ticking Time Bomb, Study
Childhood Obesity Builds a Ticking Time Bomb, Study

According to experts, childhood obesity builds a ticking time bomb of sickness in later life - and action to avert ill health should start before the kids attain school going age, the Daily Express reported.

Researchers at St Michael's Hospital in Toronto, Canada, studied the association between diet and non-high-density lipoprotein cholesterol levels in 1,076 pre-school children.

The study has been published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal.

Source: ANI

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