Shailen Sutaria, MD, on Childhood Obesity and Depression: Exploring the Link

Dr Shailen Sutaria from Imperial College London in the United Kingdom discusses the clinical implications of his study, which suggested that children with obesity have an increased risk for depression compared with children with overweight or normal weight.

Shailen Sutaria, BMedSci, MBBS, MSc, MRCP, MRCGP, MFPH, is a public health physician in the Department of Primary Care and Public Health at Imperial College London in the United Kingdom.

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