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Obese kids suffer more leg + foot injuries

Discussion in 'Podiatry Arena' started by Admin, Mar 26, 2010.

  1. Admin

    Admin Administrator Staff Member

    Obese children are at increased risk for leg and foot injuries, a new study finds.

    Researchers looked at 23,000 children, ages 3 to 14. The one-sixth of the children who were obese had more leg, foot and ankle injuries than healthy weight children.
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