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Why Is My Child Overweight Resources

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5 Emotional Roadblocks That Are Keeping You Fat

Eat less, move more is the advice touted to the overweight ad nauseam, as if it were really that simple.   I have been in the business of helping individuals take off unwanted pounds for more than 30 years. Although success usually does incl...  Read more

More Reason to Get Fit Before Pregnancy

According to a recent study published in Pediatrics, a child is more likely to be overweight at a young age if his mother was overweight before she became pregnant. Ohio State University researchers studied data from more than 3,000 children and...  Read more

Take a Good Look at Your Child's Weight

Today so many people are overweight or obese that it is sometimes viewed as the norm. This is making it difficult for parents to recognize whether their own child has a weight problem. A recent study surveyed the parents of almost 300...  Read more

Expert Solutions: Overweight Kids

Of course we know that obesity has reached epidemic proportions in this country- and now it's been spilling over to our kids. Obesity among children is skyrocketing, and getting a lot of attention these days, but I think people are still not...  Read more

The Facts on Weight Management and Cancer

Many pressing reasons exist to avoid being overweight or obese and, unfortunately, cancer is one of them. It has long been known that excess weight increases the risk of heart disease, stroke and type-2 diabetes. But, fewer people know about the frig...  Read more

I am back after a very long break from SparkPeople
Updated 7/23/2016 11:31:00 PM

I am back after a very long break from SparkPeople and enjoying reading and getting psyched up to get to my goal weight! I had surgery in June and am still on restricted activity, but am doing a little more every day! I actually lost 2 lbs!...  Read more

Day 102 and I am well on my way lost another pound
Updated 7/23/2016 10:45:38 PM

Day 102 and I am well on my way lost another pound and 2 inches around my belly make me happy just going to start again tomorrow....  Read more

I never seem to eat enough protein in a day! I am
Updated 7/23/2016 10:30:52 PM

I never seem to eat enough protein in a day! I am looking for some ideas of protein rich foods I can add to my diet. Preferably ones that don't have a lot of calories!...  Read more

Life is all about choices. I am choosing to be pos
Updated 7/23/2016 9:58:12 PM

Life is all about choices. I am choosing to be positive....  Read more

For dinner I am having a cheese burger with pibb e
Updated 7/23/2016 9:07:05 PM

For dinner I am having a cheese burger with pibb extra...  Read more

Explore WHY you got here.

You have to remember obesity is a symptom of something else. If you don't explore WHY you have gotten overweight, you continue to struggle. We all know how we got here (over eating, lack of exercise) but why we got here is far more important. The re...  Read more

Why are you overweight?

We are not unhappy because we are overweight; we are overweight because we are unhappy....  Read more

You're Not The Only One Without Kids!

Welcome to our 'child free' SParkers who want a safe and honest place to discuss our choices for not having children (and all things that come from that)...  Read more

Childhood Eating Disorders on the Rise

When you think of childhood issues related to weight and health, overweight and obesity are probably the first two that come to mind. The media puts a lot of focus on kids who eat too much and don't exercise enough. But there is another alarming tr...  Read more

High School Football Players: Is Bigger Really Better?

The pressure on high school athletes to compete and perform has never been higher than it is now. As college tuition rates continue to rise, many student athletes rely on scholarships to help them get a higher education. But in some sports, kids a...  Read more