Kids who live in Dundee's more deprived areas are up to three times more likely to be overweight than those in more affluent parts, according to new NHS data.
There is a dramatic drop in children’s physical activity levels by the time they finish primary school, a study has found.
More than a quarter of P1 kids in Dundee are at risk of becoming overweight or obese, a survey has revealed.
Children whose mums stay healthy while they grow up are “substantially” less likely to be obese, research suggests.
Fruit juices and smoothies could be banned from school canteens across Scotland as part of efforts to tackle childhood obesity.