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For example, research indicates that the influence of genetics on body weight is as strong as its influence on height. Studies of twins tell us that genetics plays as great a role in establishing obesity risk as in the risk of developing schizophrenia, alcoholism, or high blood pressure. But while it’s true that a child’s genetic endowment determines his or her vulnerability to weight gain, genes alone don’t dictate what each individual’s weight will be. If genes accounted for everything, the current epidemic of obesity would not be happening.
Not all fat children grow up to be fat adults. In addition, overweight kids are not all at equal risk of developing medical problems. An overweight child’s risk of adult obesity, as well as his or her risk of diabetes, high blood pressure, or other disorders, varies depending on the child’s age, racial or ethnic background, and other factors, particularly whether one or both parents are obese and whether there is a family history of obesity-related illnesses. In the United States today, most obese adults were not obese as children.
S. pediatricians currently term “at risk of overweight”) had a death rate as adults that was 30 percent higher than that seen in people of the same sex who had been lean adolescents (BMI between the 25th and 75th percentiles). S. pediatric standards as “overweight”) the adult death rate was twice that of women who had been lean; among men who had been similarly overweight as teenagers, the adult death rate was almost twice as high as for men who had been lean. Interestingly, the difference in death rates remained small and not statistically significant while participants were in their twenties.