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Childhood obesity affects millions of overweight children in the United States. Find out how to prevent obesity in children.

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Most Recently Shared on March 21, 2011 at 3:57 pm By:

J_Bohlen Julie Bohlen

Some good ideas here...How to make a difference in childhood obesity. http://bit.ly/eDop3n

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Childhood obesity could be a matter of taste | StarTribune.com

startribune.com — “Children and adolescents who are obese may have less sensitive taste buds than do kids of normal weight, according to new researchView full resource at startribune.com

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Most Recently Shared on September 27, 2012 at 8:51 pm By:

Health_SS Susan S Health Advocate

Childhood obesity could be a matter of taste: The taste buds of obese children might be less sensitive than thos... http://t.co/tOfp50D3

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The Health Mastery Café with Dr. Dave - Café Episode 11-Ecosystems, Change & Childhood Obesity | Hipcast

hipcast.com — “The Health Mastery Café with Dr. Dave - Café Episode 11-Ecosystems, Change & Childhood Obesity | HipcastView full resource at hipcast.com

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Most Recently Shared on September 13, 2012 at 3:16 am By:

DMontgomeryMD Dr. Dave Montgomery Physician, Doctor, Internist, and Cardiologist

Ecosystems & Childhood Obesity on this episode of The Health Mastery Café http://t.co/rj17oND7

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Few states require recommended physical education - Related Stories - SmartBrief for Nutritionists

smartbrief.com — “A study found that while physical education is recognized as important in preventing childhood obesity, just six states require the recommended amount of exercise for elementary-school students, and two do so at the middle-school level. No states mandate for high-school students the amount of PE re…View full resource at smartbrief.com

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Most Recently Shared on July 11, 2012 at 7:20 pm By:

julienegrin My Kitchen Nutrition Health Professional

#Timeforchange "6 states require physical education for grade school, 2 for middle-school. None for hi school." http://t.co/S3byD9wo

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In Washington, DC, Doctors Add Vegetable Prescriptions to Anti-Obesity Arsenal - Lifestyle - GOOD

good.is — “Washington, DC's taking a page from other cities' book with a new prescription program for fruits and vegetables.View full resource at good.is

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Most Recently Shared on July 9, 2012 at 2:41 pm By:

mindofandre Andre Blackman

RT @Nourish_Life: Should doctors be writing "food prescriptions" to prevent obesity?: http://t.co/uJUshQNc

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Are video games making kids fat? Screen time and childhood obesity. - Slate Magazine

slate.com — “Talk about a disparity between theory and practice. The American Academy of Pediatrics tells parents that children’s total entertainment media time should not exceed two hours daily. According to the Kaiser Family Foundation, average kids watch at least twice that much television. They also spend more than an hour per...View full resource at slate.com

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64 Calories a Day: What Kids Need to Cut to Reverse the Obesity Trend | Healthland | TIME.com

healthland.time.com — “Sixty-four calories is about four ounces of apple juice or a quarter of an oatmeal raisin walnut CLIF bar. It’s also the number of calories U.S. kids need to trim from their daily diet if they’re going to meet the federal goals for slashing obesity by 2020.View full resource at healthland.time.com

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Most Recently Shared on April 10, 2012 at 4:20 pm By:

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RT @TIMEHealthland: Kids need to cut 64 calories a day to reverse the obesity trend | http://t.co/SyTyK6DC

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Caffeine and exercise may be protective against skin cancer caused by sun exposure

medicalxpress.com — “The combined effects of exercise plus caffeine consumption may be able to ward off skin cancer and also prevent inflammation related to other obesity-linked cancers.View full resource at medicalxpress.com

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Caffeine and exercise may be protective against skin cancer caused by sun exposure http://t.co/GR2gLekW

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Reducing Childhood Obesity from the Academy

eatright.org — “A key to reducing the prevalance of childhood obesity is good nutrition. Learn more about how healthy eating and active living can eliminate childhood obesity. Information from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.View full resource at eatright.org

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Most Recently Shared on March 8, 2012 at 4:23 pm By:

SMHCS Sarasota Memorial Hospital

It’s National Nutrition Month! Learn how healthy eating & active living can eliminate childhood obesity. http://t.co/n7KZ9Sau via @NOHCOMG

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New Resources for Parents of Overweight Children- Childhood Obesity Awareness Month - Nourishing Thoughts Blog - Nourish Interactive

nourishinteractive.com — “New Resources for Parents of Overweight Children- Childhood Obesity Awareness Month - Nourishing Thoughts Blog - Nourish InteractiveView full resource at nourishinteractive.com

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Most Recently Shared on January 27, 2012 at 4:18 am By:

kidshealthtips Maggie LaBarbera, RN Nurse

Health risks for overweight children: http://t.co/j0fhUUdq Resources for parents: http://t.co/3zUmEHcF

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House protects pizza as a vegetable | Reuters

reuters.com — “(Reuters) - The House of Representatives dealt a blow to childhood obesity warriors on Thursday by passing a bill that abandons proposals that threatened to end the reign of pizza and French fries on federallyView full resource at reuters.com

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Most Recently Shared on November 18, 2011 at 12:42 am By:

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House protects pizza as a vegetable: (Reuters) - The House of Representatives dealt a blow to childhood obesity ... http://t.co/uK1Z6YkT

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9 Ways to encourage your kids to have healthy attitudes about food

babble.com — “Expert tips for moms on how to combat childhood obesity and children's and teen eating disorders and to encourage healthy eating for children.View full resource at babble.com

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msnbc.msn.com — “Up to half of Alzheimer's disease cases worldwide are potentially attributable to seven preventable risk factors, a new study suggests.View full resource at msnbc.msn.com

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Most Recently Shared on July 23, 2011 at 12:45 am By:

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7 ways to fight AD: quit smoking, physical/mental activity, control blood pressure, manage obesity. http://flne.ws/26908030 on Fluent News

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Obese Suffering Avoidable Disease and Disability

disabled-world.com — “Patients with severe obesity face premature death disease and disability as a direct result of their condition which could be prevented or eliminatedView full resource at disabled-world.com

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Obese Suffering Avoidable Disease and Disability http://ff.im/-BcUHy

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Eskimo study suggests high consumption of omega-3s reduces obesity-related disease risk

labspaces.net — “A study of Yup'ik Eskimos in Alaska, who on average consume 20 times more omega-3 fats from fish than people in the lower 48 states, suggests that a high intake of these fats helps prevent obesity-related chronic diseases such as diabetes and heart disease.View full resource at labspaces.net

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Most Recently Shared on March 24, 2011 at 9:00 pm By:

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Eskimo study suggests high consumption of omega-3s reduces obesity-related disease risk - http://is.gd/QpoTRz

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SafetyLit: Injury Research and Prevention Literature Update - Abstract Details

safetylit.org — “SafetyLit: The weekly online update of injury research and prevention literature. SafetyLit is produced by the Center for Injury Prevention Policy and Practice at San Diego State University.View full resource at safetylit.org

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Childhood-, teenage-, and adult-onset depression: diagnostic and individual characteristics in a clinical sample... http://bit.ly/eOoE0Q

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