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A report published last year in the journal Pediatrics revealed that the number of U.S. children under 12 that had been hospitalised with eating disorders had soared by 119 per cent between 1999 and 2006. Read more: www.dailymail.co.uk...
Originally posted by mobiusmale
Whether you pick American (or Canadian) kids up at the airport, or just take a stroll in any mall...you can immediately see a very large percentage of them are "over their ideal weight".
Originally posted by Bluesma
My husband dissertation was on obesity and I started to get a glimpse of the statistics concerning problems like Diabetes associated with obesity in the US, and it is horrific.
Originally posted by Wyn Hawks
reply to post by intrepid
...why is that even an issue?... yes, i'm an active parent and grandparent... happy now?...