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Sugar Alternatives - for the Sweet-toothed

The World Health Organization (WHO) has recently issued guidelines that recommend adults and children should reduce their daily intake of sugar to a level less than 10% of their total energy intake. 131 more words

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Jump-start Your Kids: Combating Sedentary Lifestyles -3 of 3-

In this, the third part of a three-part article, I offer some concluding thoughts. For those parents and caregivers wanting to ‘jump-start’ their kids, you can go back and read… 281 more words

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Jump-start Your Kids: Combating Sedentary Lifestyles -1 of 3-

The dangers posed by sedentary lifestyles, those involving a lot of sitting and correspondingly little exercise, are widely recognized in modern society. By now, most parents would be well aware of the long term health risks – especially when it comes to the wellbeing of their kids. 575 more words

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Child Obesity rate in Africa and the rest of the world deemed to rise in the coming years

According to WHO, the number of overweight children in the world will escalate from 44 million in 2012 to 75 million in 2025 they warned… 72 more words

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