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Children and Obesity

Study Identifies Possible Predictor Of Obesity In Teen Years

Posted 03.10.2014 | Parents

BY KATHRYN DOYLE NEW YORK Wed Mar 5, 2014 2:42pm EST (Reuters Health) - Having attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) may put childre...

The Surprising Places Where Childhood Obesity Rates Are Lower

Posted 03.05.2014 | Parents

By Agata Blaszczak-Boxe, Staff Writer Published: 03/04/2014 05:58 PM EST on LiveScience Communities that open or expand a casino see a drop in t...

Kids' Meals At Major Chains Fail Nutrition Test

Reuters | Diane Bartz | Posted 05.28.2013 | Parents

By Diane Bartz WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The menus offered to children by most U.S. restaurant chains have too many calories, too much sal...

Fun: The Antidote to Childhood Obesity

James D. White | Posted 12.31.2011 | Healthy Living
James D. White

Developing a healthy lifestyle is about changing habits and making better choices for a lifetime. As adults, we set the example for our children.

New Solutions For Childhood Obesity

Deepak Chopra | Posted 12.26.2011 | Healthy Living
Deepak Chopra

It's a paradox that a problem like childhood obesity should crop up in a country like America where we are flooded with information about nutrition.

Obesity Battle Among US Children May Have Peaked

AP | LINDSEY TANNER | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

CHICAGO — The percentage of American children who are overweight or obese appears to have leveled off after a 25-year increase, according to new...