FACT: 1 in 3 Children Are Overweight or Obese
The majority of American Youth are sedentary and do not eat healthy. This has caused a major epidemic of childhood obesity. Over 30% of children between the ages of 2-19 are obese. This trend can be prevented and reversed, but there seems to be no signs of immediate decline. Overweight and obesity threatens the health of milllions of American children.
There is a national movement to help prevent childhood obesity and reverse the potential dangerous consequences of physical inactivity and health deficiency of American children. There is a call to action to support of our children, parents and communities to influence, implement and reinforce active healthy lifestyles beginning at birth. It begins with you.