Overweight and Obesity

Prevalence of Obesity Among Children and Adolescents: United States, Trends 1963-1965 Through 2007-2008

DHHS. CDC. National Center for Health Statistics.

Analyzes results from the 2003-2004 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) and compares them to previous years.

Weighty Issues for Kids: Taking Aim at Childhood Obesity

NIH. Word on Health.

Discusses reasons for the rising obesity rates in children, and provides resources for helping them maintain a healthy weight.