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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

Running

Childhood Obesity – What can Parents do?

As the government becomes more aware of the problem of childhood obesity, schools in the UK are now planning to weigh and measure all children at the ages of 4-5, when they start primary school and again at 10-11, when they are about to leave for secondary education. 284 more words

Health-Fitness

Out of the Mouth of Babes!

Out of the Mouth of Babes!

When Does One Become Fat 

in the Eyes of a Child?

So I am sitting on my couch one summer day watching television. 2,334 more words

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