Doctors Brian and Giuseppe discuss obesity and its prevention in children and within couples.
- How big a problem is obesity?
- What are the factors that predict obesity in children?
- How should parents or spouses react if they’re concerned about a loved one’s weight?
- What strategies could be helpful in preventing or addressing obesity?
Note: Posts on Family Anatomy are for education only, and are not intended to replace professional or medical advice. If you need to talk to someone about family or mental health issues, you can get a referral from your family doctor. Doctors Brian and Giuseppe discussed kids in general in this episode, but every child is unique; your experience may vary from those discussed in this episode.