Childhood Overweight and Obesity
Obesity now affects 1 in 6 children and adolescents in the United States.
Childhood Obesity Facts
How many children in the United States have obesity?
Defining Childhood Overweight and Obesity
How is childhood obesity measured?
Causes and Consequences
What contributes to childhood obesity? What are the health risks?
- Page last reviewed: August 29, 2017
- Page last updated: July 5, 2018
- Content source: