Do Thin Parents Pass On Skinny Genes?

People with thin parents are more likely to be thin themselves, a new study has found. But don't go chalking up weight woes to bad genes just yet. Researchers from University College London in the U.K. studied more than 4,400 families with more than 7,000 children. Kids with two thin parents were twice as likely to be thin themselves compared to kids with two parents at the heavy end of a healthy weight range. And kids with overweight or obese parents were progressively less likely to be...Full Story
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