How parents juggle work hours may influence kids’ weight

20 agosto 2014

The way parents balance their work schedules may affect their adolescent children’s eating habits, according to researchers. For example, parents who spend time with their adolescent kids after school may increase the likelihood that those children will eat regular dinners, according to the researchers. Adolescents having mothers who stay home before school are more likely to eat breakfast. Regular meals at home can help children and adolescents avoid weight problems.