Parents can help their child have a healthy school year - 3
Narrator: This NIH Health Matters, I’m Joe Balintfy. Children grow at different rates at different times, so it is not always easy to tell if a child is overweight or obese. Dr. Griffin Rodgers at the NIH says, if you think that your child is overweight or obese, talk to your health care provider.
Narrator: Helping children make and keep healthy lifestyle habits, like physical activity and healthy eating, may lower their chances of developing health problems as adults. For details visit www.niddk.nih.gov. Health Matters is produced by the National Institutes of Health, part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
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