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Causes, Risk Factors and Prevention of Childhood Obesity

Over the last couple of decades, childhood obesity has become an epidemic in Western wold, increasingly affecting children of all ages. Studies show that children who are overweight or obese by age 11 are likely to carry their excess weight into adulthood and increase their risk of developing serious health conditions such as diabetes, heart disease, osteoarthritis and even some types of cancer). Risk Factors and Causes of Childhood Obesity The most obvious causes of […]