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Understanding Childhood Obesity Poster

Understanding Childhood Obesity Poster

The poster is designed to provide individuals with a basic knowledge of childhood obesity, its affects, the health risks associated with it and much more. The poster also features a BMI-for-age chart that allows viewers to calculate a child’s BMI-for-Age percentile and determine if they are underweight, healthy weight, affected by excess weight or obesty. This poster is an excellent resource for parents and healthcare professionals. The OAC encourages healthcare professionals, community centers, fitness centers, schools and others to order this poster.

 

by Joseph A. Skelton, MD, MS, FAAP, FTOS Fall 2021 While there has been a lot of…

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People living with obesity deserve to have their stories told, and OAC fights to ensure those stories are told with dignity and respect. Learn about OAC’s work with the film “The Whale” and how we hope our participation influences the representation of obesity in future films.

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