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Obesity in Children Directory

Up to 20% of children in the U.S. are obese. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage of childhood obesity, diagnosis of childhood overweight and obesity, treatment of childhood obesity, and much more.

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Worried about your toddler’s weight? Child obesity and weight gain in children is something to talk about now with your pediatrician.

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