Child Obesity

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What is Child Obesity?

Child Obesity can be classified if the child is above his/her normal weight for their age and height. It is a serious problem because it leads to horrible health problems associated with it, health problems such as:

  1. Diabetes
  2. High blood pressure
  3. and high cholesterol

How to prevent Child Obesity

One of the best strategies obtained from mayoclinic, is to improve your diet and exercise habits. Treating and preventing childhood obesity helps protect the health of your child now and in the future.

Why should you care?

We all know that Obesity in particular causing some serious health problems.

  1. Heart Disease
  2. Hardening of the Arteries
  3. Type 2 Diabetes
  4. Metabolic Syndrome
  5. Asthma
  6. Sleep Disorders
  7. Liver Disease
  8. And Mental Health

In obese children, health problems such as heart disease begin. A disease that early in life can lead to more complications with the body and a unhealthy life.

Some Pros to end with it?

To finish my message. I have listed a few pros with Child Obesity.

  • Obesity is actually not a disease but a side effect.
  • Study says that one third of obese people are "healthy obese" meaning that they can still live long lives.