• How Does the Physical Fitness of Kids Today Compare To Kids 20 Years ago?

    1 month ago - By Cathe Friedrich

    It's no secret that childhood obesity is on the rise. In fact, one in five kids currently meet the criteria for obesity and the percentage is expected to grow. One reason for the rise in obesity, as experts point out, is that children are less physically active these days. At one time, kids played games in the great outdoors that kept their bodies moving. They rode bikes and frolicked in the woods. But, these days, they're more likely to entertain themselves with an electronic device or by spending hours in front of a television screen. This has implications not only for the prevention of...
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