I wrote a prior article on obesity in children, Obesity in Children: How Can We Let This Happen? in which I talked about obesity in children, and the fact that in the U.S. nearly one in three children and teens are overweight or obese.
One of the key causes of this obesity epidemic is sugar and high fructose corn syrup.
Many say that another big cause of obesity in younger folks is their lack of exercise.
Most American teenagers are not as active as they should be, but a lack of exercise does not seem to be to blame for the rising rates of teen obesity, according to a U.S. study.
According to a recent study published in the journal Obesity Reviews, researcher Youfa Wang of John Hopkins University … [Read more...]