Would you recognize if your child was overweight?

recognizing obesity

In these posters put out by the Pennsylvania medical society, the children on the right are considered obese.

 

Nearly all parents of overweight preschoolers and most parents of obese kids are unaware their children are classified as such , say researchers at New York University and two other medical centers. Click here for  Happy Healthy Kids‘ interview with Dr. Kardos on the subject.

Julie Kardos, MD with Naline Lai, MD
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