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Childhood obesity - Wikipedia

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Childhood obesity is a condition where excess body fat negatively affects a child's health or well-being. As methods to determine body fat directly are difficult, the ...

Childhood Obesity Facts - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

www.cdc.gov/healthyschools/obesity/facts.htm

Jan 25, 2017 ... The percentage of children with obesity in the United States has more than tripled since the 1970s.<sup>1</sup> Today, about one in five school-aged ...

Overview - Childhood obesity - Mayo Clinic

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/childhood-obesity/home/ovc-20268886

Nov 17, 2016 ... Childhood obesity is a serious medical condition that affects children and adolescents. Children who are obese are above the normal weight ...

Preventing Obesity in Children, Causes of Child Obesity, and More

www.webmd.com/children/guide/obesity-children

Sep 3, 2016 ... Is your child overweight? Learn more from WebMD about the causes and risks of obesity, and what you can do to help.

Childhood Overweight - The Obesity Society

www.obesity.org/resources/facts-about-obesity/childhood-overweight

Overweight or obese preschoolers are 5 times more likely than normal-weight children to be overweight or obese as adults. As a result, childhood overweight is  ...

Childhood Obesity - Mary Ann Liebert, Inc.

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Overview - Explores effective, actionable strategies for weight management and obesity prevention in children and adolescents, with in-depth coverage on ...

What is childhood obesity? - American Heart Association

www.heart.org/HEARTORG/HealthyLiving/HealthyKids/ChildhoodObesity/What-is-childhood-obesity_UCM_304347_Article.jsp

Feb 12, 2016 ... Understanding Childhood Obesity is an American Heart Association sourcebook on child nutrition and physical activity. Both the full and ...

Childhood Obesity - American Heart Association

www.heart.org/HEARTORG/HealthyLiving/HealthyKids/ChildhoodObesity/Childhood-Obesity_UCM_459376_SubHomePage.jsp

Among children today, obesity is causing a broad range of health problems that previously ... Preventing Childhood Obesity: Tips for Parents and Caretakers.

Obesity in Children: MedlinePlus

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Jan 25, 2017 ... Article covering causes and management of childhood obesity.