Friday, November 14, 2008

Surrey Kinesiologist States that "Fat Kids Lead to Fat Adults"

This article scares me.

The picture in the article almost made me puke.

This has been a huge motivation for me to start running again.

My son is one years old and I know that I am the example he sees.

If I sit on my rear, he will sit on his rear.

If I eat crap, he will eat crap.

I hope you are not eating when you read this article.

Obese Children Have Arteries of 45-year-olds, Study Finds
Wednesday, November 12th 2008 - by The Associated Press

NEW ORLEANS - Obese children as young as 10 had the arteries of 45-year-olds and other heart abnormalities greatly increasing their risk of heart disease, say doctors who used ultrasound tests to take a peek inside.

The studies, reported Tuesday at an American Heart Association conference, found about a third of American children are overweight and one-fifth are obese.

Many parents think "baby fat" will melt away as kids getolder. But research increasingly shows fat kids become fat adults, with
higher risks for many health problems.

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Surrey, BC, Canada
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