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2 Big Reasons Why Childhood Obesity Is Increasing (And It’s Not The Fault Of Parents)

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By Madeleine Ortiz One out of three children in North America has obesity or excess weight – a number that has tripled in the past thirty years. With the increase of obesity has come more  blame and discrimination. Dr. Julie St-Pierre, professor of Pediatrics at McGill University in Montreal, says most of the prejudice against…

Four FACTS About Weight…

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There are so many myths about obesity and excess weight, and many of them lead to weight stigma. It’s hard to reach a healthier weight when we don’t understand how the body works. So here are four FACTS about weight management. Fact #1: Obesity is a chronic medical condition Many people believe that people living…