Scottish Courts Briefly Take Obese Mother's Newborn Child

A severely obese family in Dundee, Scotland, whose newborn child was briefly taken from them by child protective services while the mother was still recovering in the hospital, is now gaining international attention over the issue of whether childhood obesity can be a sign of abuse or neglect. The couple, whose names aren't being released, has six children and told the British media that child protection authorities warned them they face losing custody if they could not get their older...Full Story
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