Study finds chubby bubby fat forever

Researchers from University College London studied 800 non-identical, same sex twin pairs and identified 228 pairs as “appetite discordant”, based on parent questionnaires during the first three months of life when the infants were exclusively milk-fed.

The babies’ weight was recorded from birth up to 18 months.

They found that within the twin pairs the children who had higher “food responsiveness”, defined as eating in response to seeing or smelling food, and those