How disturbed sleep in children can "affect the onset of puberty"

How disturbed sleep in children can 'affect the onset of puberty'Deep sleep is ‘intimately involved’ in the control of the onset of puberty, scientists have found | UPDATED: 15:04 GMT, 13 September 2012 Disturbed sleep in children may affect the onset of puberty, according to research.

Overweight girls at increased risk of developing heart disease and diabetes, according to a new study

Overweight baby girls at increased risk of developing heart disease and diabetes, says new researchOverweight babies suffer later problems with metabolism17-year-olds with big waist were generally heavier from birth | UPDATED: 15:44 GMT, 29 March 2012 Obesity link found: Researchers say they have found a link between overweight baby girls and overweight teenagers Obese baby girls are at increased risk of developing heart disease and diabetes when they grow up, new research suggests.

Type 1 diabetes – Belly bottom is graphic warning of what happens when diabetics inject insulin at the same site every day

'Belly bottom': A graphic warning of what happens when diabetics inject insulin at the same site every day A 55-year-old man with type 1 diabetes shocked his doctors, after he revealed what looked like two bottom cheeks hanging below his navel.