Household Routine Improvement Interventions Reduce BMI in Minority Children


credit: Flickr/NIAID

According to a study published by JAMA Pediatrics, household routine improvement interventions can reduce body mass index (BMI) among low-income, minority children.

The study aims to evaluate home-based interventions, in contrast with a mailed control condition focused on healthful development, resulted in improvements in household routines that prevent childhood overweight and obesity among racial/ethnic minority and low-income households.


Read the Entire Article


Federal Programs Related to - Endocrine, Metabolic & Nutritional Research

Programs involved in the systematic study of the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of diseases and conditions that affect ductless glands. Addison's Diseases Research; Dwarfism Research; Thyroid Diseases Research

Federal Programs Related to - Behavioral Science Programs

Programs that focus on the social sciences, psychology, and biomedical sciences to study complex problems of human individual and social growth and behavior.




    Social Entrepreneurship
    Spotlight



    Social Entrepreneur Hops On Powerstorm Capital Corp.’s Advisory Board

    Social Entrepreneur Hops On Powerstorm Capital Corp.’s Advisory Board
    Social entrepreneur Titus Brenninkmeijer will join Powerstorm Capital Corporation’s Company’s Board of Advisors. Titus is...



    Social Services Jobs in Arizona

      Executive Director Jobs
      Fundraising & Development Jobs
      Human Services Jobs
      Social Work Jobs
      Foundation Related Jobs