Recent studies show that talking about weight can cause long-term harm.
Help your child trim off those excess pounds.
Learn what causes childhood obesity and how it's treated.
In the past decade, Latino kids have surpassed their peers to become the heaviest group of children in America. But it doesn't have to be that way.
American children are getting heavier. The good news: There's a lot you can do to keep the problem at bay.
Prevent your child from facing lifelong weight worries -- and serious health problems -- by giving him the tools he needs to enjoy eating well and exercising.
Today, nearly 10 percent of kids ages 2 to 5 are obese, and the numbers are growing along with waistlines. Here's what you can do now to prevent weight problems later.
Know the healthiest ways to dine out--or order in.
Parenting Expert Jan Faull, MEd, advises parents on how to help their young children lose weight and maintain a healthy weight.
What to look for in your child now to avoid obesity later.
This is how to figure out the appropriate serving sizes for your little one.
It seems the childhood obesity crisis in this country really is that bad.
Childhood obesity is quickly becoming an epidemic. Could your kid become one of the statistics? The risk may be greater than you think.
Healthy eating is the foundation of a healthy life. Here is how you can raise nutrition-smart kids.
From obesity to asthma, chronic health problems are growing amongst children.
A new study shows that children's exposure to food ads and marketing while watching TV -- and not inactivity as a result of watching TV -- may be to blame for a growing number of plumped-up kids.
Use this important, quick screening index to identify if your child is underweight, overweight, or obese.
No surprise there -- but do you know the best ways to lead by example?
A new study says distractions during dinner could derail the benefits of family mealtime.