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Calculate Your BMI - Standard BMI Calculator

Calculate Your BMI - Standard BMI Calculator | Childhood Obesity | Scoop.it
Standard Body Mass Index calculator.(#MyHeart28 Day 11: BMI is a measure of body fat based on height & weight – know yours: http://t.co/9jGbGH9e7f http://t.co/0B6lfMqeXC)...
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NC Says No Obesity-Based Lawsuits Against Junk Food Makers - Lawyers.com Blog (blog)

NC Says No Obesity-Based Lawsuits Against Junk Food Makers - Lawyers.com Blog (blog) | Childhood Obesity | Scoop.it
NC Says No Obesity-Based Lawsuits Against Junk Food Makers Lawyers.com Blog (blog) The new law prohibits both direct claims by obese plaintiffs as well as “derivative claims” brought by the state attorney general or any corporation on behalf of...
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Childhood obesity obsession masks fitness 'time bomb'

Childhood obesity obsession masks fitness 'time bomb' | Childhood Obesity | Scoop.it
Britain's "national obsession" with obesity is creating a potential public-health crisis by neglecting the growing numbers of unfit schoolchildren, experts are warning.
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Blending fast food for young children highlights extent of obesity problem - Irish Times

Blending fast food for young children highlights extent of obesity problem - Irish Times | Childhood Obesity | Scoop.it
Blending fast food for young children highlights extent of obesity problem Irish Times Orlaith Blaney, chief executive of McCannBlue advertising agency, is working on a childhood obesity campaign by Safefood to be launched on Monday and was...
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Cold climates linked to 'fat' gut bacteria › News in Science (ABC Science)

Cold climates linked to 'fat' gut bacteria › News in Science (ABC Science) | Childhood Obesity | Scoop.it
People who live in colder climates have a gut bacteria profile associated with obesity, new research has found.
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Sally Sampson makes cooking fun to fight childhood obesity - Christian Science Monitor

Sally Sampson makes cooking fun to fight childhood obesity - Christian Science Monitor | Childhood Obesity | Scoop.it
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Sally Sampson makes cooking fun to fight childhood obesity
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Statistics on childhood obesity have fueled discussions from school board meetings to the White House.
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Obesity in children: What is the responsibility of doctors?

Obesity in children: What is the responsibility of doctors? | Childhood Obesity | Scoop.it
We doctors must look upstream to the causes of obesity and get creative about our role.
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Why schools shouldn't report obesity - KevinMD.com

Why schools shouldn't report obesity - KevinMD.com | Childhood Obesity | Scoop.it
Child obesity is at near epidemic proportions, with nearly one in three children overweight or obese. Obesity is a gateway disease to many chronic health problems, including type 2 diabetes, hypertension, heart disease and ...
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