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Fighting obesity in the public schools ron haskins, christina paxson, and elisabeth donahue childhood obesity is a growing national problem federal, state, and local. Washington different kinds of bacteria that live inside the gut can help spur obesity or protect against it, according to new research from scientists at washington university in st louis they transplanted intestinal germs from fat or lean people into mice and watched the rodents change and what. Adult obesity rates now exceed 35% in five states and 30% in 25 states. The latest estimates from the centers for disease control and prevention indicate that the percentage of children who are overweight has more than doubled since 1980.
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Commentary how parents can fight the obesity epidemic we hear a lot in the news about children and the obesity epidemic lately you. Coca-cola on monday launched a new ad campaign aimed at america's obesity epidemic. The american heart association offers tips for parents and guardians to help prevent childhood obesity.
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