Childhood obesity: what are the causes and how you can fight it
The condition is worsening around the globe, according to studies
LIFESTYLE childhood obesity
Childhood obesity rates are rising around the world. The illness went up significantly in American children between the ages of two and five years old, according to a study published in the Pediatric Journal. Unfortunately global figures don't make for easy reading either: The World Health Organization (WHO) estimate there are 124 million children and teenagers around the world are obese.
Take a look at the causes of, and tips to combat, childhood obesity.
LIFESTYLE Animal kingdom
CELEBRITY Celebrity deaths
HEALTH Middle age