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Child Fitness Worse Than Feared – And Obesity Is Not To Blame

Child fitness levels are falling at an even faster rate than first feared - and it has nothing to do with obesity, according to a new study. Of more than 300 pupils aged between 10 and 11 who took part, the researchers expected that children with a lower BMI would do better than the heavier children they measured six years ago.

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Dr. Sears Comments:

Dr. Barry Sears

This may explain why physical education was also a very important part of general education.

 

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