The color of the obesity, including childhood obesity, awareness ribbon is yellow.
The month of September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month - President Barack Obama proclaimed September as National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month, encouraging Americans to help our youth lead more physically active lifestyles and make healthier food choices. Childhood obesity has increased more than fourfold among those ages 6 to 11. More than 23 million children and teenagers in the United States ages 2 to 19 are obese or overweight.
|Latest Childhood Obesity Publications|
|1 - More Obese Children and Adolescents Than Underweight by 2022 - World Health Organization (WHO).|
|2 - Childhood Obesity - A Psychological Disorder? - Children's Hospital Los Angeles.|
|3 - Trend Reversal in Childhood Obesity - BMI Decline in 8 Yr Old Boys - University of Gothenburg.|
|4 - Higher Childhood BMI May Affect Cognitive Function in Midlife - The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.|
|5 - Obesity Rate Difference in Children With and Without Autism - Tufts University, Health Sciences Campus.|
|6 - Teen BMI Weight Linked to Heart Failure Risk in Early Middle Age - European Society of Cardiology.|
|7 - Obesity Not a Disability According to Most Doctors on SERMO - SERMO.|
|8 - How Teenage Boys Perceive Their Weight - Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona.|
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