Posts tagged "childhood obesity"

You Need To Go On A Diet: Words Kids Should Never Hear

You need to go on a diet are words kids should never hear.   They’re rough and hold much more forceful and shameful meaning than the words “I need to go on a diet.” The former seems to sting a little more on the ears of a bystander, especially when you hear it said to a young girl, presumably... Read more »

When a 200 Pound 3rd Grader is Taken Away From Mom, Who's to Blame?

Parents of school-age children are in between a rock and a hard place when it comes to keeping their kids within a healthy weight range. It’s easy to make blanket statements like “eat healthier,” or “eat less,” or “get active,” but talk is nothing without tools; something parents are running low on these days. In... Read more »