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Could a new computer programme tell us if babies will grow up obese

A computer programme developed in Cambridge could help identify babies at higher risk of becoming obese in later life.

It's being used in a study, led by Anglia Ruskin University, which asks parents about their own weight and lifestyle.

Some could then be offered advice on keeping their children at a healthy weight.

Click below to watch ITV News Anglia's Claire McGlasson's report.