Weighty Issues

Oliwenstein, Lori
June 2008
Time International (South Pacific Edition);6/23/2008, Issue 24, p46
This article discusses the issues that overweight parents of overweight children must deal with as their children struggle with the same problems that they themselves experienced with weight while growing up. The most difficult problem for many parents is admitting that their children are overweight. Once that is established, parents must figure out how to motivate children to eat more healthily without making them feel deprived.


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