Danone announces that it will reduce by 22% the added sugars of its yogurts: one more step to fight against childhood obesity

Stop childhood obesity It should be a joint struggle between parents, schools, institutions and the food industry. The truth is that little by little, society is becoming aware and carrying out measures that help fight against high obesity figures that WHO has been warning for a long time. The last company in Acquire a nutritional … Read moreDanone announces that it will reduce by 22% the added sugars of its yogurts: one more step to fight against childhood obesity

Our obsession with child growth charts could be stimulating childhood obesity

Ask any new mother or father about their new baby and they will probably update you on how much weight you have gained lately. Weighing the child every so often is typical of first-time parents, but many may remember those moments thinking that they have not done well at all because many times they hear … Read moreOur obsession with child growth charts could be stimulating childhood obesity

Why is it not good for children to drink soda?

Soft drinks are a drink not recommended for the diet of children (or for adults). Like the candies, should be avoided or restricted to specific occasions, such as birthdays or special events. They do not provide quality nutrients, in addition to predisposing to diseases related to their high sugar content. We tell you why it's … Read moreWhy is it not good for children to drink soda?

The kitchen of mini chefs, children teaching healthy habits to the elderly

During these days we have attended one of the most important gastronomic events, it is the International Gastronomy Summit Madrid Fusion 2008. There we have been able to know the new trends and culinary techniques, the gastronomic fusion that takes place, what is done in other kitchens such as those in France, Shanghai, Stockholm, Sweden, … Read moreThe kitchen of mini chefs, children teaching healthy habits to the elderly

Obesity-prone children are more vulnerable to junk food ads

A new study measured the brain response of children at risk of obesity while watching television. According to this study, Children who have a genetic tendency to be obese are 2.5 more vulnerable than those children who do not have this gene present. This study, conducted by researchers at Darthmouth University, was that children saw … Read moreObesity-prone children are more vulnerable to junk food ads