Childhood Obesity

health, generic, medical

Study: Childhood Obesity Risk Can Be Detected Earlier

A new study says signs of which children are at risk for childhood obesity can be detected earlier than some may think.

01/29/2014

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Woman Receives Less Than Sweet Responses For Her Halloween Handout

A North Dakota woman is taking action to fight against childhood obesity this Halloween, but the general response to her actions are less than sweet.

10/30/2013

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How To Help Your Kids Choose The Best Extra-Curricular Activities

Help your kids learn and prepare for the future through after-school activities.

01/16/2013

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Parents Urged To Help Crackdown On Childhood Obesity

There has been a huge push to crackdown on the childhood obesity epidemic in this country. However, doctors now say it’s not just up to the kids.

01/24/2012

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The Fight Over Toys In Kids’ Meals Heats Up

Over the past decade, claims have been intensifying that McDonald’s “Happy Meals” and similar children’s offerings in fast food restaurants are contributing to sky-high rates of childhood obesity.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–12/01/2011

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