Obese kids at higher kids of Type 2 diabetes ad adults - Indian Sign Language News by NewzHook.com
A new study says that obese kids are at four times the risk of developing Type 2 diabetes later in life.
This is compared to the children with normal weight.
The researchers studied body weight, diabetes treatment records, and other information of more than three lakh children between the ages of two and 15.
The researchers found that as years passed by, the rate of children developing Type 2 diabetes increased.
Childhood obesity is a condition in which excess body fat negatively affects a child’s health.
Type 2 diabetes is a serious condition that affects the way the body processes blood sugar.