Childhood Obesity is a bimonthly journal for all issues with communication on the issues and strategies involving weight management and obesity prevention in kids and adolescents. The journal indicates that childhood obesity factsare actually present with around the world regardless whether in developed or under developed countries. It is significantly growing and a complex issue with tough solutions.
Currently, more children on a daily basis are put vulnerable to some serious long-term health consequences. Weight problems in children is closely correlated with adult obesity. Children between 2 and 5 years old that are over weight are four times as likely to be over weight adults. It has become a disturbing national epidemic and has grown considerably in the past two decades. It has been put front and center by Michelle Obama.