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Depression In Childhood Associated With Later Obesity, Smoking.

posted Mar 20, 2013, 3:05 AM by Will Martin
HealthDay (3/18) reported, "Teens who were depressed as children are more likely to be obese, to smoke and to be sedentary," according to a study that was scheduled to be presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychosomatic Society. The research involved more than 500 kids who were studied from the time they were age 9 until they were age 16.