Obesity Epidemic Spreads to Toddlers

John Presley is a playful 4-year-old from Marshfield, Mass., who loves the beach and video games. But, at 86 pounds, John weighs as much as a typical 11-year-old, which raises real health concerns. "It made me feel worried and sad because you want him to fit in and not be discriminated against," said his mother, Theresa Presley. John falls into a category that doctors have labeled "super obese;" part of a new epidemic of children as young as 2 and 3 years old who are extremely...Full Story
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