Health Tip: Encourage Your Child to be Active
(HealthDay News) -- If children adopt active lifestyles at a young age, they are less likely to become obese as adults, research shows.
One in three children is overweight or obese, the American Academy of Pediatrics says. The group adds that children and teens spend an average of seven hours per day using TVs, computers, phones and other electronic devices for entertainment.
The academy suggests how to encourage your child to become more active:
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