Childhood Obesity

How to Achieve and Maintain a Healthy Weight
in Children and Teens

Presented by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Evidence Analysis Library®

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EatRight Guide to Fighting Childhood Obesity

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Did You Know?

Should I restrict food for my overweight child?

Aim for balance in feeding your child. Studies show that extremes—from restricting food to no parental control over food can lead to overeating. If your parenting style is represented in one of these



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