Is TV Viewing Responsible?

Pro/Con of a Possible Cause of Childhood Obesity

"TV viewing is not responsible for the rise in childhood obesity."

  • PARENTAL INFLUENCE
  • GENETICS
  • SCHOOL P.E. PROGRAMS
  • VIDEO GAMES & COMPUTERS

Resources:

www.hhs.gov, www.kidshealth.org

"TV viewing is responsible for the rise in childhood obesity."

  • COMMERCIALS
  • TV DISTRACTS US FROM WHAT WE'RE EATING
  • CALORIES CONSUMED > CALORIES BURNED
  • EAT MORE DURING LATER MEALS

Resources:

cdc.gov, hivehealthmedia.com, foodnavigator-usa.com

Created by:Tim Christman & Taylor Kruczynski