Kaiser Permanente Study Finds Obesity Rates Decline Among Children and Teens in Southern California

09/25/2015 | Kaiser Permanente
A new study from Kaiser Permanente finds a small but significant decline in the percentage of young people who are overweight and obese in Southern California. The decline was seen across all ages, races and ethnicities, but was less pronounced in girls, adolescents, Hispanic and black children, according to the results published in the Journal of Pediatrics.