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Bill Clinton: How we can fight childhood obesity

Today, it's a different story for her son, Bobby, who's in the seventh grade, and his generation. Bobby started an afternoon fitness club at his middle school and volunteers in his school garden. The school's food service director ensures that students are served fresh fruits and vegetables.

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Dr. Sears Comments:

Dr. Barry Sears

The research data are quite clear that exercise has little effect in treating childhood obesity.  The school-lunch program is still atrocious in quality of food.  There is no easy answer since treating obesity begins and ends in the home with the food that is served.


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