Diet

Sugar, Salt, Fat: Less is Best!

1 month ago   |   By Food and Health

Most parents look forward to their children's annual physicals to see how that mark on the kitchen wall will compare to the pediatric growth chart.
Growth spurts are natural and expected in kids. But adult diseases like diabetes, heart disease, and fatty liver are not. Unfortunately, recent research indicates that 1 in 3 children are obese. With unwanted weight gain comes unexpected chronic diseases. 1
While I don't advocate for putting kids on weight loss diets, it's important to pay attention to what's in their beverage bottles and backpacks.
Last week we took a look at the top 10...
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