Looking for Solutions to Childhood Obesity

Childhood obesity continues to be a concern for parents. We talk about the problem's trends, dangers and solutions with Alice Smith, program director of healthy lifestyles at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, Dr. Sandra Moore, assistant professor of clinical pediatrics at Morehouse School of Medicine and Makani Themba Nixon, executive director of a nonprofit health advocacy group known as The Praxis Project.



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