obesity

Study: Teens need to be more active throughout the day

Study: Teens need to be more active throughout the day
August 10, 2017 No Comments »

Study shows rates of exercise decline in teen years Read More »

Obesity rates decline in Canada

Obesity rates decline in Canada
May 22, 2016 No Comments »

Some encouraging signs, but the fight isn’t over Read More »

Ontario’s Seneca College to train teachers in physical literacy

Ontario’s Seneca College to train teachers in physical literacy
June 5, 2014 No Comments »

Educators will learn how to conduct fitness and lifestyle assessments Read More »

Blinded by obesity

Blinded by obesity
May 20, 2013 No Comments »

Inactive children have far more to worry about than their weight Read More »

Michelle Obama, first lady and mom, aims to get U.S. kids active

Michelle Obama, first lady and mom, aims to get U.S. kids active
April 17, 2013 No Comments »

Leading by example with the Let's Move! initiative Read More »

The failure of Ontario’s ‘No Time to Wait’ report

The failure of Ontario’s ‘No Time to Wait’ report
April 8, 2013 2 Comments »

Dr. Dean tells you why nutrition alone won't solve the obesity problem Read More »

Active children dramatically more coordinated than sedentary children

Active children dramatically more coordinated than sedentary children
January 17, 2013 No Comments »

Childhood is crucial to the development of motor coordination skills, which is essential to health Read More »

Study: Active video games can’t replace real activity

Study: Active video games can’t replace real activity
January 9, 2013 No Comments »

Active video games are an incomplete strategy to get kids physically active Read More »

Nine-year-old girl loses 65 pounds

Nine-year-old girl loses 65 pounds
December 19, 2012 No Comments »

Healthy nutrition and physical activity should be a regular family undertaking Read More »

Parents push kids into ‘athletic arms race’

Parents push kids into ‘athletic arms race’
December 10, 2012 No Comments »

It's a troubling new trend, children being encouraged early on to specialize in one sport Read More »