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Teens’ Poor Breakfast Choices Predict Obesity, High Blood Sugar as Adults | Highlight HEALTH

A recent study found that teenagers who don’t eat a good breakfast are more likely to be obese and have high blood sugar in adulthood. Statistical analysis showed that teens with poor breakfast habits were 69% more likely to be obese and have high fasting glucose in their 40s than their peers who ate a good breakfast.

A “good breakfast” should include protein, healthy fat and a source of carbohydrates like fruit or vegetables or minimally processed grain.

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We all know that we sometimes skip breakfast and that we shouldn’t. But even when we take time for a good breakfast, is it a well-balanced one? 

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http://www.highlighthealth.com/food-and-nutrition/teens-poor-breakfast-choices-predict-obesity-high-blood-sugar-as-adults/