Way To Go, Sam!

Over the years, we’ve published a few papers related to metabolically healthy obesity (MHO) in children. Continue reading


Weight and Health

Any clinician who’s cared for individuals with obesity can attest to how variable the causes and consequences of excess weight can be and that the body mass index is only a proxy, indirect measure of health status. Continue reading

New Paper Accepted – Metabolically Healthy Obesity in Adolescents

A couple of years ago, I started working with Jennifer Kuk and one of her graduate students (Sarah Heinzle) from York University on a study of metabolically healthy obesity (MHO) in adolescents (n~600) who participated in the US-based National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES)Continue reading