We're on the brink of summer and the kids are out of school. Social media posts from parents on my Facebook timeline have indicated they're being eaten out of house and home due to them being out of school, boredom, and having no control over their pantry and fridge. With childhood obesity and diabetes on… Continue reading Summertime: Give your Kids a “Fighting” Chance Instead of a “Fattening” Chance.
September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month. According to the CDC, about 1 out of every 5 children in the US are obese. Children who have obesity are more than likely to become obese adults and will develop chronic illnesses such as type 2 diabetes, certain cancers and other health ailments. Parents, you are what… Continue reading September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month