Kid’s Health

Overweight & Obesity in Children:

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Overweight & Obesity in Children:

The number of overweight U.S. children is increasing. According to the National Center for Health Statistics indicate 15% of children ages 6 to 18 were overweight, up  6%, 15% of youngsters ages 6 to 19 and 10% of children 2 through 5 were considered seriously overweight.  Sources: AHA, NIH, CDC, NHNES. Obesity in children has become a top priority for health professionals in the United States.  More than two-thirds of Americans are overweight and 30% suffer from obesity, but there...

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Government Threatening Parents!!

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Government Threatening Parents!!

Kick kids out of Head Start if they aren’t vaccinated on the government’s schedule! There’s a new front in the push to mandate vaccinations – this time on underprivileged children.  We need to stop it NOW. A new bill, expected to be introduced in Congress this week, would require that all children in Head Start programs be fully vaccinated unless medical reasons exempt them.  The bill, “A Head Start on Vaccinations Act,” would give parents 3 months to...

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