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Arteries of obese kids may age faster (National Post, 12 Nov 2008, Page L4)

Posted by Colin Rose on November 12, 2008


Arteries of obese kids may age faster
BY SHARON KIRKEY Canwest News Service
National Post
12 Nov 2008

The arteries of obese children may be ageing 30 years faster than normal, new research suggests. A study of 70 boys and girls found obese children and teens with abnormal cholesterol had thicker carotid arteries, the arteries in the neck that supply…read more…

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