|Photo by PublicDomainPictures via Pixabay|
The researchers identified significant risk factors that can lead to underestimating a child’s weight that may be useful to help parents better acknowledge the rising trend in their child’s weight so that appropriate healthy strategies can be better implemented to tackle this problem.
Do you find parents in your practice do not grasp the import of a child becoming overweight or obese? Have you found ways to convince parents to see the reality of the situation? Leave a comment below, or share your thoughts via an eLetter, Facebook or Twitter. We’d love to hear from you.