- By Jeff Olsen
Mayo Clinic Minute: How to help overweight kids get healthier
Many factors can contribute to weight issues during childhood, including:
- Lack of exercise
- Family factors
- Psychological issues
- Socioeconomic conditions
One of the best strategies for reducing childhood obesity is to improve the eating and exercise habits of your entire family.
In this Mayo Clinic Minute, pediatric psychologist Dr. Bridget Biggs offers ideas for promoting healthy living at your house. Jeff Olsen reports.
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