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Cooking Should Be Integrated Into School Curriculum To Fight Childhood Obesity

Health : Medical News Today (3 years ago)

Based on Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and other reports that childhood obesity has tripled over the past 30 years, we recognize the importance of reaching our children early to form good food habits. However, with teac... Read Post

Eliminating 64 calories per day on average would allow the US childhood obesity prevention goals to be met

Academics / General Science : Science Daily (2 years ago)

In order for the nation to achieve goals set by the federal government for reducing obesity rates by 2020, children in the United States would need to eliminate an average of 64 excess calories per day, researchers calculated in a n... Read Post

White House's Childhood Obesity Task Force Must Focus on Providing Treatment for Minority Children

Health : Newswise Medical News (3 years ago)

To achieve the goals laid out by the White House's Childhood Obesity Task Force, researchers concluded that a shared emphasis on both obesity prevention and treatment strategies is required. Prevention programs alone cannot appropri... Read Post


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