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Overweight children suffer more bullying at school

Overweight children suffer more bullying at school

Children who are overweight, in the age range between eight and eleven, are more likely to be harassed in high school regardless of their gender, race, ability to make friends or academic skills, according to a study published in the journal Pediatrics. In the United States, in many schools, more than half of the rooms are overweight children.

The study involved 821 American boys and girls between the ages of eight and 11. Of the total volunteers, 17% were obese and 15% were overweight. According to the monitoring results, the chance of an overweight child being bullied by their classmates is 63% greater than the chance of a healthy weight student to suffer the same bullying.

It has also been discovered that social skills or do not free children from prejudice. The report also pointed out that harassment, also known as bullying, is one of the problems that most afflict American parents.

A study from the University of Copenhagen (Denmark) suggested that the later the baby snacks are introduced into the baby's diet, the risk of these children becoming overweight or obese adults. In addition, although the data are not conclusive, some studies show that breast milk protects the child against obesity.


Seconds after birth, baby embraces mother and thrilled on video

Seconds after birth, baby embraces mother and thrilled on video

The video of the birth of a Brazilian baby touched the Internet. The little Agatha, who came into the world on May 5, surprised everyone when, seconds after she was born, she embraced the face of her mother, Brenda Coelho de Souza, aged 24. This exciting moment was recorded at Santa's Hospital Mônica, in Vila Velha (ES), where she was born in a cesarean delivery.

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Menarche: adolescents should be well advised when first menstruation occurs

Menarche: adolescents should be well advised when first menstruation occurs

The mean age of the menarche is 12 years and can occur between 10 and 15 years. It occurs two to two and a half years after the onset of the mammary sprout and after the growth spurt, in a slowing phase. The young woman who does not have the beginning of her cycles until the 16 years, being with her formed body, that is to say, development of breasts and the normal ones, must be investigated.

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