Ambivalence and Nutrition Education

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The primary care physician might steer parents toward good nutrition advice. As for the rest, let the obesity consultant do the heavy lifting.

Awareness Month — a Good Time for Change

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In honor of the Childhood Obesity Month, Childhood Obesity News has been looking at long-term effects of bad parenting decisions.

A Few Pointers for Parents

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In honor of Childhood Obesity Awareness Month, here are some suggestions for parents who want to avoid or reverse obesity in the home.

Childhood Obesity Awareness Month Is In Session

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September is Childhood Obesity Awareness Month. Let’s look at the childhood obesity prevention suggestions found at HealthFinder.gov.

More Non-Mainstream Water Substitutes

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Whether kids are normal-weight, overweight, or obese, they don’t need soda, sports drinks or fruit juice. All they need is water.

Another Early Father’s Day Gift

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Dads, take part in feeding your kids and spending time doing activities together. It could be the start of a lifetime relationship!

An Early Father’s Day Gift

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Just about anything you do with your kids, as long as it’s done with a smile and a heart full of love, will be a positive contribution.

Ten Points for Health From the U.K.

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Childhood Obesity News has been following the history of how the U.K. deliberated along the way to finally instituting a sugar tax.

Kids, Fitness Trackers and Holidays

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It is possible that some grownups still haven’t shopped for holiday gifts for children, so here are a few interesting things about fitness trackers.

Season of Challenge

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The winter holidays would be incomplete without advice on how to survive them.

Childhood Obesity News | OVERWEIGHT: What Kids Say | Dr. Robert A. Pretlow
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