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Childhood Obesity

By |2018-12-18T15:44:03-04:00March 26th, 2014|Featured, Wellness|

Childhood Obesity Saurabh Patel, DPT, Total Health Systems of Macomb County Definition: Body mass index is the most widely accepted method used to screen for obesity in children and adolescents.1Based on the 2000 CDC Growth Charts for the United States an expert committee1. Being Overweight is defined as a BMI at or above the 85th [...]