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Childhood obesity

Children  2 May '17

Trump Official Cancels Former First Lady Michelle Obama's Plan On Fighting Childhood Obesity

Former First Lady Michelle Obama fought childhood obesity by changing the menu of school lunches but that was canceled by a Trump official.

Childhood Obesity And Sleep Routines

Parenting  25 April '17

Childhood Obesity, Sleep Routine Links: Following Regular Bedtime In Kids Lowers Obesity Risk, Study Says

Parents, instilling a sleep routine and regular bedtime in your kids lowers their obesity risk. Learn more from this report.

Piers Morgan Called Parents Feckless

Health/Nutrition  28 March '17

Piers Morgan Slams Parents Who Packed 'Cold McDonald's' School Lunch For Their Kids

Piers Morgan said parents who pack cold McDonald's Happy Meal school lunch for their kids are lazy and "feckless."

Childhood Obesity In Preschool Kids

Health  20 March '17

Childhood Obesity Becoming A Crisis, Hospital Has Long List Of Preschool Kids Needing Intervention

Australia is experiencing a crisis in childhood obesity and health experts want the government to take action as soon as possible.

A 4D Ultrasound Scan Shows What Smoking Does To An Unborn Baby During Pregnancy

Pregnancy  1 March '17

Pregnancy Health: Undergoing The Carbon Monoxide Test

Pregnant women will soon undergo a carbon monoxide test to determine if they smoke.

Utopia Challenged - Sweden's Relationship With Refugees

Body  21 December '16

Fitness For Kids: 'Exergaming' Pushes Fun Physical Activity Among Children With Help From UnitedHealthcare & NERF ENERGY [INFOGRAPHIC]

Childhood obesity is a growing problem in America and this project hopes to help with the crisis.

Berlin Christmas Markets Open To The Public

Health/Nutrition  15 December '16

Childhood Obesity Prevention: Here's How Parents Can Ensure A Healthy Holiday For Their Kids

Dr. Dyan Hes has a few tips on how to facilitate healthy eating even when there's the Christmas feast.

San Francisco Approves Ordinance For Health Warnings For Sugary Soda Ads

Toddler  11 November '16

Childhood Obesity And Diabetes Prevention: Understand The Dangers Of Soda And Sugar Consumption Among Kids

It is important for parents to understand the looming dangers of alcohol and sugar consumption among children.

Special School Helps Teen Combat Childhood Obesity

Health/Nutrition  4 November '16

Childhood Obesity: New Study Finds Previous Childhood Obesity Research Bias?! Experts Say Fathers Are Excluded In Surveys

University at Albany (SUNY – State University of New York) researchers have recently found an interesting finding about childhood obesity surveys, which are reportedly bias after fathers are not questioned in the study.

Government Assistance Programs Aid Underprivileged Communities In New York State

Body  17 October '16

Here's Why Preschoolers Are Getting Fat: Study Reveals Sleep Deprivation In Kids Linked To Heavy Eating

Studies have already indicated that there is a link between lack of sleep and indulging in food. Experts say that this problem can also affect preschool children.

Children's Hospital Class Aims To Help Youth With Obesity Issues

Body  10 October '16

Childhood Obesity & Chronic Illness To Affect 268 Million Kids in 2025 Globally, Study Reveals

The latest study's findings come as World Obesity Day is observed on Tuesday, Oct. 11. Agencies must be aware of the risks so that counter measures will be set in place.

Children's Hospital Class Aims To Help Youth With Obesity Issues

Health  15 September '16

Childhood Obesity: What Parents Can Do For Their Children

It breaks a parent's heart to hear any child being taunted for obesity.

Installation On National Mall Highlights Crisis Of U.S. Education

Body  8 September '16

Classroom Standing Desks Help Curb Children's Obesity & Minimize Sedentary Lifestyle, Experts Say

Following a two-year study, the kids who used standing desks lost weight and decreased their body mass index.

One of the Biggest Problem Faced by the Government is Obesity

School Age  19 August '16

Health Ministers Comment on Government's Childhood Obesity Action Plan: It was Over – Promised!

According to this report, Dr. Dan Poulter and Norman Lamb have issued their statement on the government’s childhood obesity action plan aimed to lessen the number of childhood obesity in England. Dr. Poulter said that the plan was over-promised and is “game changing” enough to decrease the level of childhood obesity.

Children's Hospital Class Aims To Help Youth With Obesity Issues

Health  17 August '16

Kids' Health: Childhood Obesity Associated With Mother's Gestational Diabetes

Having obesity as a child can be influenced if the mother had gestational diabetes.

Special School Helps Teen Combat Childhood Obesity

Health  29 July '16

Family-Based Childhood Obesity Study To Begin Next Year

A childhood obesity study which will involve whole families will begin recruting participants next year.

Parents Call For Childcare Subsidies

Nutrition  6 July '16

Toddler Feeding: Parents Who Give Adult-Sized Food Portions To Children Aggravate Childhood Obesity, Experts Say

It turns out that most parents are more worried about their children not eating enough than eating too much.

CHN: Children Attend Weight Lose Summer Camp

Health  1 June '16

Late Dinner Does Not Contribute To Childhood Obesity; 3 Factors Behind The Obesity Pandemic

A new study suggests that eating late don't affect your weight.

 More Than 2,000 KinderCare Education Centers And Sites Eliminate Juice And Fried Foods From Menus, Offer Children Healthier Options

Health  31 May '16

KinderCare Education Boosts Childhood Obesity Campaign By Offering Healthier Menus And Promoting Healthy Eating Habits For Children

KinderCare Education has decided to implement a healthier eating options for more than 160,000 children across the United States by eliminating fried foods and juice from its menus.

Children's Hospital Class Aims To Help Youth With Obesity Issues

Health  2 May '16

Study Reveals Bad Parenting Is Making Your Kids Fat, Here's How To Prevent Child Obesity

Childhood obesity isn't just caused by the lack of exercise and an unhealthy diet. It looks like poor parenting could make your child obese!

Children's Hospital Class Aims To Help Youth With Obesity Issues

Health/Nutrition  29 April '16

Childhood Obesity: Did US First Lady Michelle Obama’s ‘Let’s Move’ Campaign Fail To Combat Increasing Rates Of Overweight And Obese Children In America?

A new study recently revealed alarming findings on childhood obesity rates in the United States. Researchers found severe obesity is still on the rise nationwide.

German Politicians Wrangle Over Family Policy Reforms

Health/Nutrition  22 April '16

Childhood Obesity Prevention: How Eating Dinner With Your Child Helps With Weight Management

Family dinners aren't just about food, as it is also a time for bonding and communication.

First Lady Michelle Obama Holds Food And Nutrition Event In WH Garden

Health/Nutrition  9 April '16

Teachers Want Gardening To Be Part Of The Curriculum: To Improve Students' Diet And Fight Obesity

Young students can learn the value of growing their own plants and eating healthy that can lead to a proper diet.

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