Advanced MRI Allows Researchers to Visualize Early Indicators of Heart Disease in Obese Children

Advanced MRI Allows Researchers to Visualize Early Indicators of Heart Disease in Obese Children

Children who suffer from obesity carry a burden of premature death into adulthood. Obese children have more than double the risk of mortality in their 30s and 40s compared to children who begin life with a healthy body mass index (BMI).