August
12
19:24
Nutrition News

The problem of obesity in children should be dealt with as a family

The problem of obesity in children should be dealt with as a family problem of obesity in children has long gained enormous scale in the US.It is known that there is a certain method to combat childhood obesity through the so-called biheyvioralnyh treatments.But the biggest drawback of this treatment is its high cost: the constant need to consult a qualified physician that is not feasible for many people.However, scientists from Seattle have developed a new method that will make this treatment available.

Dr. Paul Lozano, author of the study titled Family Welness Program offers a specific program for families who have children with obesity.The essence of the program is that parents and their children are taught various skills: control your diet, focus on physical activity, to be able to set goals (mainly refers to the goal of "lose weight").

According to scientists, it is important the presence of parents and their interaction with the children in this matter - the only way to work out the maximum healthy behaviors and eating habits in children.Experts hope that the

program will be available to all segments of the population.