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Childhood Obesity (cont.)

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Where can people find more information on childhood obesity?

Accurate and timely information regarding pediatric obesity may be found at the following web sites:

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

American Dietetic Association

National Institutes for Health (NIH)


American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP). "Prevention and Treatment of Childhood Overweight and Obesity." <>.

American Dietetic Association. <>.

United States. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. "Childhood Obesity." June 3, 2010. <>.

United States. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. "Childhood Overweight and Obesity." Apr. 29, 2011. <>.

United States. National Institutes for Health (NIH). "Obesity in Children." <>.

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 1/29/2016


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