Key Facts about Childhood Overweight and Obesity in the Latino Community

Fact Sheet

The number of Latino children who are overweight has dramatically increased over the past three decades. These weight problems are increasingly linked to health complications and chronic diseases in children, which in turn have profound implications for their quality of life.


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