Childhood obesity

What is Childhood obesity?

Childhood obesity is a condition where excess body fat negatively affects a child's health or wellbeing.

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My daughter is 19 months old and her weight is 17 kgs. She is gaining almost 1 kg every month. We have taken weight last month and from...

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The upper limit for normal weight in a 19 months old girl is 14 kg (97th percentile) as per CDC...

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We are seeing a rapid surge in pediatric obesity in the United States and worldwide. What are some creative ways to inspire families and children...

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Hi, My daughter is 3 yrs 10 months old and 3ft 6inches height. Please let me know what should be the ideal weight?
She is currently weighing 23kgs...

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Thanks for posting your query.
According to her age she should ideally weigh about 16 kg but weight can possibly range from 12 to...

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