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.

All Hail the Lord of Misrule

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From now until after New Year, it’s fully authorized and officially sanctioned binge time, and rather than one Lord of Misrule, we have thousands.

Informal Science Makes a Difference

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Making the high-calorie, low-nutrition items less visible and less convenient makes a noticeable difference in eating habits at school.

Kids, Pets, and Withdrawal

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It is National Pet Obesity Awareness Month, and we’ve been talking about what happens when a pet-parent tries to halt the pet animal’s addiction to overeating.

More About How to Help Kids and Pets

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What happens when a pet-parent or child-parent initiates a program designed to reverse the addiction to problem eating?

How to Help Kids and Pets

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Eliminating problem foods and between-meal snacking, as well as decreasing portion sizes, can help prevent obesity in both kids and pets.

Still More Halloween Strategies

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Today’s message in our Halloween-themed series is mainly about the very end stage of Halloween night. What to do with the loot?

More Halloween Strategies

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If you want a candy-less Halloween provide enough entertaining activities for your kids, who value your attention more than sugar.

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