Press Releases

Here are the latest Media Releases from I.Family.

New book by I.Family partner published

Society’s fixation with children’s weight can be counterproductive, according to Dr Garrath Williams and co-authors


Too much screen time linked to poorer well-being in childhood

IDEFICS data informs study into the effect of TV and computer games on children’s well-being


I.Family partners deliver key messages at international conference

I.Family partners are speaking at an international conference to deliver key messages on childhood obesity and adolescent health


Too much stress can make your children fat

It is a well-known fact that stress has a negative impact on human health. Research from a Belgian study, published late last year in Psychoneuroendocrinology, has revealed new findings related to the influence of stress in the unhealthy eating patterns of children.


Eating a good breakfast supports children’s health: girls who skip breakfast more likely to be fat

The message that ‘breakfast is the most important meal of the day’ is familiar to many of us.  And now a European study of Cypriot children has revealed that choosing the right kind of breakfast each morning can have a direct impact on their weight and overall health. The paper, published online in the International […]


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