Life as a mom who has her hands full
One in every 5 children in America is overweight—an absolutely startling statistic. Obesity is also one of the main causes of health problems in America, including Type II Diabetes. Heredity, poor nutrition, parenting, and fast food corporations are all reasons why childhood obesity has nearly tripled in the past two decades. So what can we as parents do to reverse the new trend and prevent childhood obesity? There are some great articles and resources out there to help us prevent our children from becoming obese. Even if you are not concerned about obesity, these websites offer great information on keeping your children healthy and active.