• Screening for obesity in children and adolescents recommended

    4 monthes ago - By ScienceDaily

    The US Preventive Services Task Force recommends that clinicians screen for obesity in children and adolescents 6 years and older and offer or refer them to comprehensive, intensive behavioral interventions to promote improvements in weight.
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  • Intensive Weight Loss Plans Best for Obese Kids: USPSTF

    4 monthes ago - By MedPageToday

    But are the task force's updated recommendations 'impractical'?
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  • USPSTF recommends screening for obesity in children, adolescents

    4 monthes ago - By Healio

    The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommends that clinicians screen for obesity in children and adolescents aged at least 6 years and offer or refer them to comprehensive, intensive behavioral interventions to promote improvements in weight status, according to a report recently published in JAMA.The task force gave such practices a B grade statement.
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  • USPSTF Issues New Recommendations for Obese Kids and Teens

    4 monthes ago - By Medscape

    The US Preventive Services Task Force updates screening/intervention recommendations for obese children and adolescents over the age of 6 years.
    Medscape Medical News
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