This collection of resources provides parents and caregivers, health care providers, and partners with tools and information to help children and teens maintain a healthy weight and prevent obesity.
Weight Management for Youth
Explains how Body Mass Index (BMI) is used differently in children than in adults and provides information on calculating and interpreting BMI for children and teens.
Find information for girls to learn about overweight and obesity, calories, and a healthy weight.
Find tips and resources for parents to help children develop a healthy body image and learn healthy eating and physical activity habits. Also available in Spanish.
Read about how parents or guardians can help prevent childhood overweight and obesity.
Get empowered to improve nutrition and physical activity at your school and for your health.
Learn how to make healthy choices with games, quizzes, and other interactive features that cover topics such as food, nutrition, physical activity, and safety.
Find information to help your family stay healthy, including weight basics, eating right, and more.