By NDG Staff By: Dr. Sarah E. Laibstain Did you know that according to the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention, 1 in 6 children in the United States is obese? With over 12 million obese children in the U.S., obesity increases the risk of having chronic health conditions, such as type 2 diabetes and asthma. As September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month, it provides a chance to learn ways to prevent obesity and support healthy growth in children. While there is not always a simple solution, there are many opportunities to support a child’s healthy lifestyle. A healthy […]
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