Abstract. This is a comprehensive review of policies and research regarding body mass index (BMI) screening in schools in the United Kingdom and the United Sta
MI screenings of New York City public schools student did not impact obesity levels, according to a new study. So why keep doing them?
Schools across the country are issuing special report cards that assess a student’s weight and health — but parents often don’t believe what they’re seeing, a small study shows.
FULL TEXT Abstract: Half of states in the USA have legislation requiring that schools conduct body mass index (BMI) screening among students; just under half of…