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Myths about Weight Problems and Obesity in Children and Getting Parents Behind Their Kids on Weight Loss

Myths about Weight Problems and Obesity in Children and Getting Parents Behind Their Kids on Weight Loss

Myth: Childhood obesity is genetic and passed on through generations so nothing can be done about it. Truth: While a person’s genes can influence weight, they are only a small part of the totality of weight. Some children are more prone to g.. Read More

Children's Health | 02.4.15 | No Comments

Obesity and Weight Loss Problems in Children

Obesity and Weight Loss Problems in Children

The number of children who are overweight, obese, and generally need weight loss to stay healthy is rising at an alarming rate. Extra and unnecessary weight puts children at risk of serious health problems such as diabetes, heart disease, and ast.. Read More

Children's Health | 02.3.15 | No Comments

You Won’t Believe the Scary Amount of Pizza Kids Eat as Their Daily Diet

You Won’t Believe the Scary Amount of Pizza Kids Eat as Their Daily Diet

This is what happens when you frequently leave your kids by themselves, and you don’t take the time to monitor their daily diet. It’s an accepted fact now that pizza has crept into and has become part of the American diet. However, a new rese.. Read More

Children's Health, Dieting | 01.30.15 | No Comments

Healthy Diet Habits for Children and Adults As Well

Healthy Diet Habits for Children and Adults As Well

One thing that parents usually forget to counsel their children is healthy diet habits. The healthy eating habits that children pick up when they are young definitely help them maintain a healthy lifestyle when they grow up. It is estimated that .. Read More

Children's Health, Dieting, Nutrition | 08.22.14 | No Comments

Child Obesity and the Importance to Lose Weight

Child Obesity and the Importance to Lose Weight

The World Health Organization (WHO), a well-entrenched health organization in the United Nations, is a leading authority to listen to when it says that the obesity rates of the whole world is reaching epidemic proportions. In its major findings o.. Read More

Children's Health, Health News, Overweight Problems | 08.20.14 | No Comments

Will Today’s Children Tend to Die Younger Because of Weight Loss Issues?

Will Today’s Children Tend to Die Younger Because of Weight Loss Issues?

Based on many medical studies, obesity is the scourge of today’s children, and many will have shorter life spans, even shorter than their average parent’s life span. However, a new trend is starting to show in many new studies today. While ob.. Read More

Children's Health, Fitness, Overweight Problems | 07.14.14 | No Comments

Want to Give Your Kids Vegetables in the Daily Diet? Don’t Tell Them It’s Healthy

Want to Give Your Kids Vegetables in the Daily Diet? Don’t Tell Them It’s Healthy

A new study confirms what some parents know from experience: Most kids are less likely to eat vegetables if they’re presented to them as “healthy” as part of the daily diet. A recent study led by the University of Chicago’s Booth School o.. Read More

Children's Health, Dieting, Nutrition | 05.27.14 | No Comments

Can Diet Affect Children’s Behaviour?

Can Diet Affect Children’s Behaviour?

Talk to many parents and they’ll list a number of foods guaranteed to turn their normally well-behaved offspring into an uncontrollable monster. But speak to those who spend their days working with children who have behavioural problems and you.. Read More

Children's Health, Dieting, Nutrition | 05.5.14 | No Comments

Have You Heard About the “Fat Letters” for Kids to Lose Weight?

Have You Heard About the “Fat Letters” for Kids to Lose Weight?

“Fat Letters” are simply letters that schools are sending home to the parents of overweight kids, like a bad report card, a warning notice for the kids to lose weight. These letters have created an uproar, kids being traumatized, parents insu.. Read More

Children's Health, Health News, Overweight Problems | 04.28.14 | No Comments

Diet and Other Health Ideas to Fight Childhood Obesity

Diet and Other Health Ideas to Fight Childhood Obesity

Here is some short practical advice on what you need to do if your kid or kids are having a childhood obesity epidemic. Helping your child avoid or recover from obesity will not only spare your child, it might also help solve other weight problem.. Read More

Children's Health, Dieting, Nutrition | 04.28.14 | No Comments

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