Health Spotlight: Mothers’ Lifestyle Habits Impact Children’s Obesity Risk

July 09, 2018

Child obesity could be influenced by mom’s lifestyle habits: Study

“Researchers in the study looked back at surveys showing some of the lifestyle habits of moms and their children over several years to find out what could be contributing to childhood obesity.

Their findings, published in the British Medical Journal, suggest that mothers who follow five specific habits may reduce the risk of obesity in their offspring…”

PHOTO: A mother and daughter are pictured making a salad in this undated stock photo.