Tag Archive: childhood obesity

Jan 23

Obesity in children

Two years ago, the National Center for Health Statistics reported that over 36% of all American adults met the medical definition of ‘obese’ (a BMI or body mass index of 30 or higher).  As disturbing as that statistic is, the growing problem of childhood obesity may be even more concerning. Obesity in childhood is especially …

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Nov 13

Childhood Obesity

Last week, this website published an article about the epidemic of obesity among American adults. According to the CDC’s National Center for Health Statistics, 36.5% of all American adults met the medical definition of ‘obese’ (a BMI or body mass index of 30 or higher).  As disturbing as that statistic is, the growing problem of …

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Aug 16

Pediatric Obesity – How to Overcome Obesity in Children

Childhood obesity has increased tremendously in the last few years and is hard to spot because kids grow at different rates. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, pediatric obesity is considered as the fastest growing crises the world is facing now. If your child is suffering from pediatric obesity, you need to …

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