December 23rd, 2002
Fast Food, Fat Kids
By Gerald Hass
Obesity leads these children to heart disease, hypertension, respiratory ailments, orthopedic problems, and diabetes. The skyrocketing rate of obesity among lower income children is also dramatically reducing the quality of these young lives. I see obese children and teens every day. As their pediatrician, I see the depression and hopelessness that go hand-in-hand with the physical problems.
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