Children's nutrition related research papers

  1. Type 2 diabetes in a four-year-old child (Sawatsky et al., 2017)                                              Childhood-onset type 2 diabetes is an emerging disorder most commonly diagnosed in midpuberty.1 However, type 2 diabetes in children younger than 10 years has been reported. 
  2. UK and Global Malnutrition: The New Normal (The Food Foundation, 2017)        The UK is facing a rising tide of malnutrition that is damaging our children and threatening the economy. While the UK has the second highest rate of obesity in Europe, one in 10 children are living with adults who report experiencing severe food insecurity (UNICEF, 2017)
  3. Tackling the UK's childhood obesity epidemic (RSPH, 2015)                                                  The UK is currently facing a childhood obesity epidemic, with almost 1 in 5 children leaving primary school obese