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Preventing Childhood Obesity

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By Ewald Bahringer November 26, 2019 0

Los Angeles County, California — Obesity

[music playing] [Dr. Jonathan Fielding] If you look at the biggest problems we have in Los Angeles County and in communities all around the country, it’s chronic disease. With obesity, it is our biggest epidemic. It threatens to have our children live shorter lives than we do for the first time in many generations. [Gwendolyn…

By Ewald Bahringer November 25, 2019 0