This genetic epidemiology study uses mendelian randomization to investigate associations between maternal body mass index and glucose and lipid levels and offspring birth weight between 1929 and 2013.
This randomized trial reports that the addition of metformin to insulin does not improve glycemic control in overweight adolescents with type 1 diabetes and increases incidence of gastrointestinal adverse events.
This commentary describes a report published in JAMA Pediatrics summarizing a National Institutes of Health workshop about primary care clinician involvement in preventing early childhood obesity.
Jones-Smith and coauthors longitudinally assessed whether openings or expansions of American Indian–owned casinos were associated with childhood overweight/obesity risk in 117 school districts encompassing tribal lands in California. Halfon comments in an editorial.