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This handout defines what childhood obesity is, the causes behind it, the risk factors for childhood obesity, and what parents can do to help children who are obese. Included in the handout is a diagram on how to prevent childhood obesity and additional resources to aide a child who might be obese.
© 2018 Caitlyn Garmer
Childhood Obesity, Risk Factors, Obesity Prevention, Obesity Treatment
Garmer, Caitlyn, "What Is Childhood Obesity?" (2018). Applied Nutrition Student-Created Educational Resources. 90.