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Raise Awareness about Childhood Obesity This Month!

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Childhood Obesity Awareness Month was created to fight this negative trend in our next generation’s health. COAM embodies the principle "Think globally; act locally." Taken...

NIH Math Model Predicts Effects of Diet, Physical Activity on Childhood Weight

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Researchers at the National Institutes of Health have created and confirmed the accuracy of a mathematical model that predicts how weight and body fat...

Children in P.E. Three Times More Likely to Participate in Sports and Fitness

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Do you want to overcome the inactivity pandemic and obesity crisis? New research by the Physical Activity Council of 40,000 Americans shows children who...

Longer Gym Class Periods Reduce Childhood Obesity

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More time in gym class actually does reduce the likelihood that young children will become obese, according to a new study published in the...

Early Childhood Play Critical for Adult Health

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More and more empirical research is demonstrating that the earliest years of our lives are crucial in many ways, includ­ing how they set us...

Harsh Childhood Obesity Ads: Effective or Stigmatizing?

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A new, in-your-face ad campaign in Georgia against childhood obesity is sparking controversy among health experts. The ads feature overweight children along with blunt messages...
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