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Children and Obesity - A Great App That Helps!

Nowadays, childhood obesity and poor eating habits is a growing global problem. This is due to global economic collapse, rising unemployment, government cutbacks, and strapped household budgets, families simply can’t afford healthy food options. 530 more words

Food For Thought

FILM: Fed Up - Saturday 20th June

This is the film the food industry doesn’t want you to see. FED UP blows the lid off everything we thought we knew about food and weight loss, revealing a 30-year campaign by the food industry. 77 more words

News

Digital Future Nightmares: Childhood Health and Fitness

A “nightmarish” vision of a future in which technology makes physical education more boring, judgmental and narrow is driving a new study by a University of Queensland… 448 more words
Eco Living

Ways to Help Your Overweight Child/Teen

I’ve been thinking about the movie Fed Up more and more recently. I was taking a walk with my husband at the park today and was telling him about how heartbreaking it was seeing this one girl in the movie crying because she was so tired of her weight. 326 more words

Healthy

The blame game: everyone’s a loser

   “Britain is in the grip of a child obesity epidemic. A third of UK children are now overweight or obese, making us one of the fattest nations in Europe. 529 more words

Parents

Teens: Are you being bullied because of your weight?

Bullying has become an epidemic. Many children are victims of sexual bullying and cyber bullying, and overweight children are especially targeted. The problem is finally getting the attention it deserves. 1,130 more words

Weight Loss

Mama, Don't Let Your Babies Grow Up to Be Fatties

I want to do a bit of a rant about parents of overweight children.

Look around you, count the kids you see for 10 minutes…then do a ratio of overweight to non-overweight. 675 more words

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