Obesity Screening and Evaluation: What You Need to Know
How Can I Prevent My Child From Developing Obesity?
The best way to prevent your child from becoming obese to have a healthy lifestyle yourself. Staying active, eating a healthy diet and getting enough sleep are important for preventing extra weight gain.
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