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  • http://www.drugs.com/mcd/childhood-obesity
  • Childhood obesity is a serious medical condition that affects children and adolescents.
  • http://patient.info/doctor/obesity-in-children
  • The National Child Measurement Programme (NCMP) measures the height and weight of school children in reception and Year 6 in England every year, which helps in establishing the prevalence of child obesity.
  • http://www.phac-aspc.gc.ca/hp-ps/hl-mvs/framework-cadre/2011/hw-o...
  • There are numerous well-developed initiatives underway aimed at reducing childhood obesity and promoting healthy weights for children, in all jurisdictions in Canada.
  • http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/280370.php?sr
  • Childhood obesity is not a cosmetic issue or something the child will just grow out of.
  • http://www.riversideonline.com/health_reference/Childrens-Health/...
  • Childhood obesity is a serious medical condition that affects children and adolescents.
  • http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/childhood-obesity/b...
  • Your child's family doctor or pediatrician will probably make the initial diagnosis of childhood obesity.
  • http://www.tuberose.com/Obesity.html
  • The belt is then tightened to squeeze the stomach and reduce feelings of hunger, Gastric bypass surgery cuts the throat away from the stomach and attaches the throat directly to the small intestines, effectively allowing the digestive tract to "bypass" t...
  • http://www.hsph.harvard.edu/obesity-prevention-source/obesity-tre...
  • Childhood obesity has been called "one of the most serious public health challenges of the 21st century," and with good reason. (1)
  • http://archpedi.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?articleid=1389389
  • Mean weight changes among children who achieved nonoverweight status at 1 and 2 years after treatment were calculated.
  • http://www.massgeneral.org/conditions/condition.aspx?id=325
  • Obesity increases the risk for many diseases, especially heart disease, stroke, cancer, and diabetes.
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    The genetic and epigenetic association of LDL Receptor Related Protein 1B (LRP1B) gene with childhood obesity
    Nature - Tuesday, February 12, 2019
    Joint associations between weekday and weekend physical activity or sedentary time and childhood obesity
    Nature - Saturday, February 2, 2019
    Fast food apps such as Deliveroo, Just Eat and Uber Eats are 'undermining' the battle against childhood obesity, council leaders warn
    Daily Mail - Thursday, January 31, 2019
    Government response to the House of Commons Health and Social Care Select Committee report on childhood obesity: Time for action, eighth report of session 2017-19
    Kings Fund - Thursday, January 31, 2019
    Childhood obesity: a plan for action - a consideration of interactions between modelled policies
    Kings Fund - Tuesday, January 15, 2019
    Ban on 2-for-1 junk food deals to fight child obesity
    Times Online - Saturday, January 12, 2019
    Childhood obesity is a fake epidemic
    News Now - Tuesday, December 18, 2018
    The Trouble Growing Up: Report from the 7th Conference on Recent Advances in Childhood Obesity
    Obesity Canada - Thursday, December 13, 2018
    Does this boy look overweight? Furious mother is told her football-loving son, four, is dangerously heavy by an NHS childhood obesity programme
    Daily Mail - Thursday, December 13, 2018
    Childhood obesity prevention program for Latino communities wins community engagement award
    Eurekalert - Thursday, November 29, 2018
    Prof calls for nationwide healthy food strategy amid Canadian childhood obesity crisis
    CTV News - Thursday, November 29, 2018
    Slim down before you get pregnant: GPs issue new advice to women in bid to help prevent child obesity
    Daily Mail - Sunday, November 25, 2018
    Study Suggests Childhood Obesity Linked to Poor School Performance and Coping Skills
    Science Daily - Sunday, November 11, 2018
    Childhood obesity linked to air pollution from vehicles
    The Guardian - Sunday, November 11, 2018
    Stress protein could be used to prevent childhood obesity in males
    Eurekalert - Wednesday, October 31, 2018
    Gut Microbiota of Infants Predicts Obesity in Children
    Science Daily - Saturday, October 27, 2018
    Childhood obesity: The states with the highest, lowest rates
    CNN - Saturday, October 27, 2018
    Study Shows Childhood Obesity the Major Risk Factor for Serious Hip Disease
    Healthy Children - Tuesday, October 23, 2018
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    Chicken Big: Poultry and Obesity
         
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    Researchers Say BMI Measurement May Be Missing 25 Percent of Children Who Could be Considered Obese
         
    Physicians using body mass index (BMI) to diagnose children as obese may be missing 25 percent of kids who have excess body fat despite a normal BMI, which can be a serious concern for long-term health, according to a Mayo Clinic study published online to...

    AHA: Childhood Obesity Ages the Heart
         
    http://www.medpagetoday.com NEW ORLEANS, Nov. 12 -- Childhood obesity sows the seeds of future cardiovascular trouble with subtle structural and functional damage to the heart, researchers found. Three studies presented here at the American...

    Solutions for Childhood Obesity -- How to overcome your "genetic coding"
         
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    Childhood Obesity: What Is It
         
    A brief exploration of the childhood obesity epidemic what causes it, who it affects, and more.

    Childhood Obesity City Proclamation - El Paso
         
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    Carrot Palooza Works to Fight Childhood Obesity
         
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    http://www.weightlosssurgerychannel.com New research reveals that the effects of childhood obesity on the arteries and other blood vessels are similar to those ...

    Top 10 causes of obesity in children - Boston Children's Hospital - Top 20 Health Challenges
         
    What are the top 10 causes of obesity in children and which ones can be reduced or prevented? We can group the top 10 into 5 broad categories, each with two key factors: • The first category is Diet -- Arguably the most important contributor to t...

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