Published: Oct. 4, 2008
Updated: Oct. 6, 2008
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By Duke Medicine News and CommunicationsIt's no secret that reading is beneficial. But can it help kids lose weight? In the first study to look at the impact of literature on obese adolescents, researchers at Duke Children's Hospital discovered that reading the right type of novel may make a difference.