Childhood Obesity – Three Small Changes Make a Big Difference in Reducing Childhood Obesity

Childhood obesity has been put front and center by Michelle Obama. An ambitious goal to eliminate childhood obesity in a generation has been made. Whilst this is ambitious, there is an old quote attributed to Michelangelo that it is better to aim too high and miss than to aim too...

Junk Foods on TV Linked With Child Obesity

Are TV junk food ads giving weight to child obesity problems? Television has long been linked with child obesity and the correlation between the two has been debated for many years. Health experts across the world have taken the first steps into determining whether excessive exposure to TV ads,...

The Growing Problem of Childhood Obesity

Childhood obesity is one of the major problems facing the children of today. It is not only a health and weight issue, but it also creates social problems too. Many children who suffer from obesity will bear the brunt of cruel jokes at school and feel alone and in despair....

Ten Ways to Win the Fight Against Childhood Obesity

I have read a number of articles lately on the launch of Michelle Obama's major initiative to fight childhood obesity. I think this initiative couldn't be more timely because nearly one in three children in America are overweight or obese. Just like the first lady, I too had a wake-up call from our...

Kids Need to Lose Weight – Eat Healthier Food and Follow an Easy Diet

Healthy Eating for Kids A child's growth depends on what they are fed while the grow. It's not good enough to feed them what you want and hope they all turn out good in the end. Feeding a kid the wrong food can be a nightmare. A...

It’s Still Your Fault Your Child’s Fat, And It’s Time to “Parent-Up!”

Child obesity statistics indicate that as many as one half to one third of USchildren are overweight to obese. These statistics have a dire foreboding for the country as far as health care costs, and the productivity and global competitiveness of the next generation is concerned. For the first time...

How Moms Can Help Their Overweight and Obese Children

I was the fattest kid in school all my school life. It's a miserable way to spend a childhood, or any time, for that matter. To look at me today no one would guess it -I've been at my ideal body weight for over twenty years, and I'm a mental...

Kids, Self Image and Eating Disorders

If you, as a parent, have had an eating disorder, and therefore are concerned about your children also suffering an eating, you are wise to be so. The percentage of parents with eating disorders who have a child with an eating disorder is 85%. Much of the reason for this...

Feed Your Children the Right Snacks and Avoid the Dangers of Childhood Obesity

Childhood obesity is on the rise and with all the childhood obesity statistics showing this trend on the rise. Parents are still not doing the right thing to avoid childhood obesity. I am a parent and as much as I want to love my children I do not want...

Uncovering 3 Proven Ways to Educate Your Child on Good Eating Habits and Prevent Obesity

Obesity has fast becoming one of the common problems among kids and the ever-deteriorating situation is indeed alarming. If you are a parent and your child is facing this problem, you simply cannot run away from the responsibility of imparting the correct eating habits to him/her. Here are 3 proven ways to do...

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