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Characteristics of Children with Severe Obesity

Children ages 2 to 5 with severe obesity appear to be more likely of a racial and/or ethnic minority, have greater disparities in social determinants of health than their peers, and are more than twice as likely to engage in double the recommended screen time limit, a… 110 more words

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Prevalence of Children with Obesity and Severe Obesity in the US, 1999-2016

Despite previous reports that obesity in children and adolescents has remained stable or decreased in recent years, an updated analysis found a significant increase in severe obesity among children aged 2-5 years. 136 more words

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Read original - Dog walking could be key to ensuring activity in later life | EurekAlert! Science News

Read the original in a highly cited new study has showing that regularly walking a dog boosts levels of physical activity in older people, especially during the winter. 229 more words