Childhood Obesity Health Center

Overweight children are not gluttonous or lazy. Many studies have shown that obese children do not eat more calories than their peers. It seems unfair, but obese children often need less food and more activity than their peers. Understanding the causes of childhood obesity and the ways in which it can be treated will help you help your child feel better about themselves and their future health.

Childhood Obesity Top Story

Sugar & Children’s Diet

Can you give me some information on sugar and diet? Does sugar really affect a child’s energy level and mood?

Read This Story

Sugar and Children's Diet

Top Articles

Top Q&A Guides

Weight and Nutrition

Diabetes Education

Causes of Obesity

Fitness & Excercise