childhood obesity

BMI and childhood obesity

The rise in prevalence of childhood obesity in the United States over the last four decades is very concerning. According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 16 percent of children between the ages of 6 and 19 were overweight in that time period. Parents and pediatricians should take measures to track their […]

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Bariatric Surgery in Florida

Bariatric Surgery in Florida Being overweight or obese is an epidemic that not only threatens Americans’ quality of life but also the length of their lives.  Studies show that more than one-third of the U.S. population is considered obese, and bariatric surgery in florida along with medical costs associated with obesity and obesity related conditions […]

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Childhood Obesity and its Impact on Health

Childhood Obesity and its Impact on Health Childhood obesity has become a major health concern among clinicians in recent years. In fact, more than 23 million children and teenagers in the U.S. are obese or overweight, a statistic that health and medical experts consider an epidemic. Childhood obesity has more than tripled in the last […]

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