New Balance Foundation Obesity Prevention Center Boston Children's Hospital Highlights

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November 13

Due to ongoing efforts led by David Ludwig, MD, PhD, the TEDMED challenge team has promised to highlight obesity as a top 20 challenge this year.

November 08Our researchers find that when it comes to weight-loss maintenance, low-glycemic diets may help keep weight off and be more sustainable for kids, compared to the conventional low-fat diet.

October 29Watch a new video about what patients can expect at the Optimal Weight for Life Program. 

October 17Study in the New England Journal of Medicine finds definitive evidence that sugar-sweetened beverages directly link to weight gain.

The future of pediatrics will be forged by thinking differently, breaking paradigms and joining together in a shared vision of tackling the toughest challenges before us.”
- Sandra L. Fenwick, President and CEO

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