Mar 27, 2012 ... Round tummies and chubby thighs are adorable. ... used to assess whether
children are growing sufficiently, not whether they're too heavy.
May 8, 2012 ... "There's this misperception that a chubby infant or toddler is a healthy infant or
toddler," said study researcher Erin R. Hager, of the University of ...
Although you may be concerned that your child is too thin or too chubby at any
one time, the most important thing is that your child continues to grow at a steady
By including children whose BMI is in the 85th percentile—still too heavy,
according to many experts—the number of overweight children jumps to 22
But she's hesitant to tell too many other parents what inspired them (in fact she
asked ... Get Your Child Active with These Fun Games from Shop Parents! ...
about the obesity crisis, you don't hear much about kids who are simply a little
Don't get too worried if your child is a little chunky at this age, but do talk with his
... that while being chubby as a child can predict being overweight as an adult, ...
For parents, it's usually a good sign when a baby gains weight. It means they're
healthy and growing. But how early is too early to wonder if your child is too ...
While you don't want your child to feel badly about herself (or himself), you also
don't ... Doctors say it's never too early to take steps to avoid a weight problem, ...
If your baby is simply chubby, don't be concerned-all babies have more body fat
... If, on the other hand, you're worried that your baby is too thin, also speak to ...
Feb 16, 2010 ... "And at that age, it's too difficult to change eating habits. ... But the study doesn't
change the old adage that a chubby baby is still a healthy baby, ...