Obesity And the Children Of the World
In Britain, the government is suggesting that even babies, non-walking babies at that, should be exercising every single…
Childhood Obesity Numbers Show Some Minor Improvements
The numbers for childhood obesity hold both good and bad news according to a new study which is being published in…
Childhood Obesity - Addressing A Serious Problem
One of the most serious problems facing the youth today is childhood obesity. In America child obesity statistics showed…
Obese Children Are Now Growing Out Of Everything:
With the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warning that child obesity numbers are nearly twenty percent and…
Bathing AND Cleanliness During Infancy AND Childhood
During infancy. --------------- cleanliness is essential to the infant's health. The principal points to which especial…
Children In Schools With Required Physical Education
In the ongoing battle against childhood obesity there are harsh and hard drawn lines in the sand. Some people are pointing…
Childhood Obesity Prevention Articles (64)
How To End Childhood Obesity
Many assume that childhood obesity is only an issue within North America, but according to a BBC News report by Jennifer Pak, this is not the case. In her article she explains that the Malaysian health minister stated that Malaysia has the highest percentage of obese citizens in Southeast Asia.…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Childhood Obesity Prevention   May 30, 2011  
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Genetics And the Increased Susceptibility Of Childhood Obesity
Considering that childhood obesity is has been rapidly increasing over the past 30 years, it has become a focus in different sectors of biomedical research, as well as genetics. There are many health risk factors that have been found to be associated with childhood obesity such as cardiovascular disease, prediabetes,…
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Kids Obesity: The Complete Story
Childhood obesity occurs when kids have too much body fat. Kids Obesity can be curtailed with a healthy family. Understanding Kids Obesity Kids Obesity and kids being overweight are terms that you might hear when children have too much body fat that presents a risk to their health. Kids Obesity…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Childhood Obesity Prevention   Dec 03, 2015  
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Gym Classes Cut Obesity: Sorry Those Are No Longer In the School Budget
Physical education programs started because President John F. Kennedy saw the need for children to get more exercise, stay fit and lose weight. Gym classes were part of the curriculum in schools from grades 1 thro:ugh 12 when I was growing up. The school day was from 8:00 a.m. till…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Childhood Obesity Prevention   Dec 12, 2012  
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Underestimating Both the Weight And the Risk Factors for Children, Study Shows
The weight of children in the United States as well as other countries in the world is increasing dramatically. The epidemic of childhood obesity is reaching alarming rates with some parents still continuing to be fairly oblivious to what is going on right in front of them. According to information…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Childhood Obesity Prevention   May 26, 2011  
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An Hour Of Exercise Benefits Kids: Heart Health Improves Even In Sedentary Children
An English research study recently published in the Journal of the American Medical Association reveals the benefit of even minimal exercise on kids and teens who are at risk for or are currently listed as obese. That study found that increasing exercise that rated moderate to vigorous on a daily…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Childhood Obesity Prevention   Feb 23, 2012  
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Encouraging Fitness for Kids
Proper maintenance of a kids’ health is of utmost importance as a healthy kid is not only an asset for the family but also for the Nation. While ensuring proper maintenance of kids’ health it is necessary to focus on the maintenance of mental health of the kids. Maintenance of…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Childhood Obesity Prevention   Sep 08, 2015  
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Attention! How to Succeed In the Growing Childhood Obesity Epidemic!
Did you know your children could die...way before they should? It's a terrible fact, but it is true. And it's not your fault! The Center for Disease Control stated that this younger generation is facing a shorter life expectancy than ever before. The reason - obesity and weight issues. Let's…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Childhood Obesity Prevention   Aug 23, 2012  
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Getting Kids Active
Whether it’s sports, arts, music or education there has to be a well thought through strategy to engage young people into that activity. Simply believing that you have a great activity that serves them in a positive way is not enough. Not by a long shot. In the relationship between…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Childhood Obesity Prevention   Mar 03, 2016  
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Georgia Childhood Obesity Prevention Ad Campaign Stirs Controversy: Are the Ads Equal to Bullying?
The childhood obesity epidemic keeps worsening across the United States. Mississippi has the dubious honor of being the state with the highest child obesity rate but Georgia is not far behind it. An estimated forty percent of the children in the state are either overweight or obese according to the…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Childhood Obesity Prevention   Jan 05, 2012  
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Make Your Kids Smarter, Intelligent And Best Among All Their Peers
The natural ways of stimulating and strengthening the nervous system is irreplaceable. But in some cases, a small boost is required when the person is experiencing some serious nervous breakdowns. They must be told to make their life style as healthy as possible. Children at younger age might be prone…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Childhood Obesity Prevention   Nov 18, 2014  
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Childhood Obesity Numbers Show Some Minor Improvements With One Dark Spot
The numbers for childhood obesity hold both good and bad news according to a new study which is being published in the journal, Pediatrics. That study reveals that while there are some bright spots in the childhood obesity rates, the numbers for lower income children may not be quite as…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Childhood Obesity Prevention   May 02, 2012  
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How to Bake Cakes & Breads on Top Of A Gas Stove
On occasion, baking breads and cakes on top of the stove can be more convenient. There's little or no bending and heavy lifting necessary--and depending on your baking choice, the cook time may be shorter on top of the stove than in the oven. Cakes and breads cook differently, and…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Childhood Obesity Prevention   Dec 08, 2015  
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Are You Bullying Children About Their Weight to Be Helpful? Well, Knock it Off
We know that children, especially obese children are bullied but we usually assume that the main perpetrators of that bullying are all peers. A new study published in the Pediatrics journal reveals that while peer to peer bullying does account for the majority of incidents, an alarming number of children…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Childhood Obesity Prevention   Jan 11, 2013  
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Childhood Obesity
Obesity is defined as the condition in which an excess accumulation of adipose tissues or body fat negatively affects health and wellbeing. Childhood obesity is a worrisome trend worldwide, with a greater prevalence in the developed countries. Obesity has long been recognized not only as a physical state; but also…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Childhood Obesity Prevention   Jul 12, 2011  
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New Campaign to Try to Counteract the Effects Of Controversial Atlanta Obesity Ads
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta and the Strong4Life Campaign set off a storm of controversy with some strongly worded billboards as well as television ads that featured obese children and a number of strongly worded slogans meant to draw attention to the problem of childhood obesity in the state of Georgia.…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Childhood Obesity Prevention   Feb 26, 2012  
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Elements Of Kids Health
Kids Health is an industry worth billions of dollars encompassing many elements which include: fitness, nutrition, lifestyle and the medical industry. Kids Health from a fitness perspective uses gymnasiums and park environments that incorporate games and sporting activities for kids to participate in. Trainers, Coaches or parents all participate in…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Childhood Obesity Prevention   Oct 14, 2015  
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Childhood Obesity - Addressing A Serious Problem With Our Children
One of the most serious problems facing the youth today is childhood obesity. In America child obesity statistics showed that there are more than 23 million child obesity cases and the figure is rapidly increasing as the days go by. The problem of obesity in children is now being considered…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Childhood Obesity Prevention   Jul 09, 2012  
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Society/nutrition
I look around all the time and I grow more and more concerned daily with what many of us as parents and grandparents are doing to our children. Children learn from their parents. They are professional copy cats. Grandparents on the other hand tend to be much more forgiving and…
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School Lunches Will Get More Fruits And Veggies: New Rules To Phase In Over Next Three Years
Under a law that President Barack Obama signed into law last year, school lunches will see an increase in fruits and vegetables while sodium and fat levels will be decreased. The new law, called the Healthy, Hunger Free Kids Act will call for new US Department of Agriculture recommendations and…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Childhood Obesity Prevention   Jan 26, 2012  
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Healthy Lunch Ideas - - Is Good Enjoying That Crucial
Developing healthful meal ideas for the kids is totally vital. This can take preparing and preparing. Also, it is necessary that your consuming routines show this wholesome goal, due to the fact children acquire following the actions that happen to be inlayed by their mother and dad from child years.…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Childhood Obesity Prevention   Jun 23, 2015  
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Are School Breakfasts Contributing to the Childhood Obesity Epidemic?
There is a debate over whether school breakfasts, served in the classroom of a number of schools is contributing to the childhood obesity epidemic or not. A number of school districts have cited a number of different positives since beginning the program, including better attendance rates, healthier foods being eaten…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Childhood Obesity Prevention   May 07, 2012  
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How to Bake Cakes & Breads on Top Of A Gas Stoveumair
On occasion, baking breads and cakes on top of the stove can be more convenient. There's little or no bending and heavy lifting necessary--and depending on your baking choice, the cook time may be shorter on top of the stove than in the oven. Cakes and breads cook differently, and…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Childhood Obesity Prevention   Dec 09, 2015  
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Dara Lynn Weiss Releases A Book: Why This Atrocious Woman Should Not Be Further Rewarded
Dara Lynn Weiss certainly did not win a lot of friends with her post in Vogue about how she bullied her then seven year old daughter, Bea about her weight. That post, which was her lame attempt at explaining/excusing her public tirades at a weeping child and how she was…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Childhood Obesity Prevention   Jan 17, 2013  
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Obesity And the Children Of the World
In Britain, the government is suggesting that even babies, non-walking babies at that, should be exercising every single day. The suggestion is saying that children who are up and walking should be active for at least three hours of every day- a number that they should be hitting easily with…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Childhood Obesity Prevention   Jul 19, 2011  
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Overweight And Obese Children at Higher Risk Of Asthma: Race Plays A Role As Well
Mary Helen Black, from the Kaiser Permanente Southern California Department of Research and Evaluation has authored a report that has been published in the journal Obesity. That report follows the conclusion of a research study that linked childhood obesity to an increased risk of developing or worsening asthma. In addition,…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Childhood Obesity Prevention   Mar 01, 2012  
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Fighting Kids Obesity
What is the answer to the billion dollars kids obesity epidemic? It seems that governments and communities are failing to find an answer or solution to this lifestyle issue. Kids obesity is a complex issue and needs to be treated as such. Governments have a tendency just to throw money…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Childhood Obesity Prevention   Oct 27, 2015  
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Only Small Number Of US Schools Met Phys Ed Standards: Does Your State Measure Up?
The reports continue to pour in and none of them have good news. According to one of those reports, published in the Journal in Physical Education, there are only six states across the entire country that meet that nationwide standards for physical activity at the grade school and beyond level.…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Childhood Obesity Prevention   Jul 13, 2012  
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Parental Control
Has anyone noticed lately  the increase in newspapers and television regarding society and obesity. There are so many public opioions now regarding this topic. Obesity has hit explosive levels. To tell you the truth many groups have been formed to investigate, study, search, target, take society samples and etc that…
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Obesity Report Cards: Will They Make A Difference In the Long Run?
With programs either beginning or changing to address childhood obesity, at least one is continuing to draw fire. The so called obesity report card program started with Arkansas in 2004, with notes being sent home to students' parents listing off the child's body mass index (BMI), their target weight and…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Childhood Obesity Prevention   Jan 27, 2012  
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