Tiny toddler, two, was born with rare form of dwarfism, weighs only 7lbs

A two-year-old girl diagnosed with a rare form of dwarfism weighs just 7lbs and has to wear new born sized clothes. Abigail Lee, from Louisiana, has a rare condition called Microcephalic Osteodysplastic Primordial Dwarfism Type II meaning that she’ll only grow to around 24 inches tall. The tot can only just fit into new born … Read more

Coronavirus US: East Coast kids gain an average 7lbs in lockdown

Children at home during coronavirus lockdowns on the East Coast have gained an average of 7lbs since March, a new survey shows.  New Jersey children put on the most weight, at an average of 10.2lbs, closely followed by kids in New York and Massachusetts, who gained an average of nearly 10lbs.  American schools include daily … Read more