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Fathers play a key role in kids’ health – research

Fathers play a key role in kids’ health – research

Fathers’ eating and exercise habits have a big influence on the choices their children make, according to a new study. Researchers from the University of Newcastle (NSW) have been evaluating the ‘Healthy Dads, Healthy Kids’ program which was designed to help overweight fathers lose weight and positively influence the health behaviours of their children. The researchers point out that obesity is a serious public health concern associated with numerous negative health consequence and that it is … Read entire article »

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