Prudent Ways to Fight Childhood Obesity

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Prudent Ways to Fight Childhood Obesity
BY JANE E. BRODY JUNE 22, 2015 5:45 AM June 22, 2015 5:45 am 82
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“Prudent Ways to Fight Childhood Obesity” by Jane Brody from the NY Times of 6/22/15. Give up sugar-sweetened beverages; remove them from school menus, and ask child-care and pre-school places to increase physical activity and screen time and avoid soft drinks. A similar biblical theme: “It would be better for you if a millstone were hung around your neck and you were thrown into the sea than for you to cause one of these little ones to stumble” ( Luke 17:2). Read it at