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Childhood obesity declining in preschool-age kids

In the fight against childhood obesity, there is bad news and good. The percentage of children age 2 to 18 classified as obese based on their waist size held steady at nearly 18 percent from 2003 to 2012, researchers reported in a study that was published this summer in the journal Pediatrics.

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Dr. Sears Comments:

Dr. Barry Sears

What is usually declining is telling the truth of height and weight by the parents of the children.

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