Amy Stephens

MS, RDN, CSSD, CDCES

Licensed dietiTian

specializing in sports nutrition and diabetes

Mediterranean diet is associated with lower weight in children but has become less common, says study

Published online at foodnavigator-usa.com.

 

Mediterranean diet is associated with lower weight in children but has become less common, says study

By Nathan Gray+, 31-Jul-2014

A diet that is very similar to the traditional Mediterranean diet is associated with lower body weight and fat percentage in children; however such diets are not common among children in Mediterranean countries, say researchers.

http://www.foodnavigator-usa.com/R-D/Mediterranean-diet-is-associated-with-lower-weight-in-children-but-has-become-less-common-says-study