Date published: 5/7/2014

Janet Tomiyama's JAMA Pediatric research has garnered some national news coverage.

Janet Tomiyama and Jeffrey Hunger's JAMA Pediatric research has garnered some national news coverage. Here are a few of the articles highlighting their research findings. 

On the UCLA Home page and the UCLA Newsroom  – "Simply being called 'fat' makes young girls more likely to become obese"
http://newsroom.ucla.edu/releases/simply-being-called-fat-makes-young-girls-more-likely-to-become-obese

Los Angeles Times:
http://www.latimes.com/science/sciencenow/la-sci-sn-girls-too-fat-obese-20140428,0,4057459.story

Huffington Post: 
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/04/29/fat-girls-obese-women-study_n_5229964.html

Fox News/Reuters article: 
http://www.foxnews.com/health/2014/04/29/calling-girls-fat-may-result-in-weight-gain

U.S. News & World Report/HealthDay article: 
http://health.usnews.com/health-news/articles/2014/04/29/calling-young-girls-fat-may-increase-their-teen-obesity-risk

UC Health: 
http://health.universityofcalifornia.edu/2014/04/28/being-called-fat-makes-young-girls-more-likely-to-become-obese

Medical News Today: 
http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/276083.php

Examiner.com: 
http://www.examiner.com/article/calling-young-girls-too-fat-may-raise-their-risk-for-obesity-as-teens

Chicago Tribune/Los Angeles Times article: 
http://www.chicagotribune.com/health/la-sci-sn-girls-too-fat-obese-20140428,0,5081916.story

Time: 
http://time.com/82519/young-girls-fat-obesity-risk

CBS News/HealthDay article: 
http://www.cbsnews.com/news/calling-a-girl-fat-may-increase-her-teenage-obesity-risk

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