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How To Help An Overweight Child-5 Keys

If a child is 10%-20% over his or her appropriate body weight, that child is said to be overweight. If above 20%, the child is obese.In America, 30% of children are overweight or obese. If your child is overweight, medical causes such as thyroid diseases and other hormonal diseases should be ruled out. Once they are ruled out, it is up to you as a parent to support your child on the road to becoming more healthy. Here are […]