Monthly Archives: August 2020

Childhood Obesity – The Physical Toll

The obesity epidemic in our country is getting worse. Up to 21% of children ages 9-18 are either overweight or obese according to a study done in 2012 and reported by the CDC. 70% showed risk factors for heart disease. … Continue reading

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3 Ways Childhood Obesity Can Affect Learning

A study out of the Medical University of South Carolina found a link between adolescent obesity and decreased learning. And because adolescents are still in the developing stage, losing weight may be able to at least stop the trend and … Continue reading

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