The researchers launched the study to better understand the risk facing underweight
The 28-day mortality was 4% overall and highest in the underweight
patients at 6%, compared with healthy (3%), overweight (2%), and obese patients (2%) (P less than .0001).
Multivariable regression analysis, adjusting for age, gender, and surgery type, demonstrated that underweight
and morbidly obese patients had poor outcomes (Tables 1 and 2).
How can we help address Stunted Growth and Underweight
Nationally, 17,594 full-term babies were born underweight
in 2016, or one in every 36 live births - a figure that has been gradually dropping over the last decade.
Many health hazards are known to be related with obesity such as cardiovascular disease, type 2 diabetes mellitus, cancer and even death.9 Similarly, underweight
is also identified to be associated with increased risk of morbidity and mortality10 so it is important to study the behaviours of people leading to abnormal body mass index.
Amravati (Andhra Pradesh) [India], Jan 19 ( ANI ): Raising concern on the health conditions of children in the state, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Friday asked the officials to ensure that the underweight
, anemic and malnourished children get healthy within a year.
women who lost 20lb or more on at least three occasions between the ages of 18 and 30 doubled their chances of ending reproductive life prematurely, the study found.
If current trends continue, more children and adolescents will be obese than moderately or severely underweight
by 2022, according to a new study led by Imperial College London and WHO on World Obesity Day (October 11).
By SARAH HODGSON Daily Post Reporter firstname.lastname@example.org A MAN and woman from Wrexham whose dog had "horrendous" skin problems and was "worryingly" underweight
have been banned from keeping animals for life.
Another bull terrier named King was found to be underweight
, while a third dog, a German shepherd called Sasha, was underweight
and suffering from an untreated skin condition causing loss of fur.
 Under five children require relatively higher nutritional requirements for their body weight compared to older children and adults which makes them vulnerable for underweight
is defined as percentage of under-5 children who are below minus two standard deviations from median weight-for-age of the WHO child growth standards.