The prevalence of pediatric obesity has increased significantly in the past few decades, and is now recognized as a
public health priority. This video explains the
new American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) recommendations on obesity prevention and offers practical steps families can take to help children maintain a healthy weight.
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