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  • Writer's pictureDr. Mark D. Gomez

Childhood obesity challenge: What parents can do today | Episode 71

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Childhood obesity is common. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that, between 2017-2020, the prevalence of obesity among kids and adolescents ages 2 to 19 was 19.7%, affecting about 14.7 million people.

In Episode 71, my guest, Jenny Hasler, MD, IBCLC, board-certified pediatrician and international board-certified lactation consultant with Swedish Hospital, and I discuss how to help children achieve a healthy weight, including how parents can address their child’s health without judgement or shame.

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