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Many Obese U.S. Kids Think They're Thinner Than They Are
Date:7/23/2014

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Data for the report came from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 2005-2012.

Meanwhile, a recent report published in the journal Pediatrics found that the waist sizes of America's kids and teens appear to have stopped spreading.

According to the University of Minnesota researchers who conducted that study, the proportion of children and teens aged 2 to 18 who were obese, based on waist size, held steady at nearly 18 percent from 2002 to 2012.

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Visit the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for more on obesity and youth.

SOURCES: Neda Sarafrazi, Ph.D., nutritional epidemiologist, National Center for Health Statistics, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; David Katz, M.D., M.P.H., director, Yale University Prevention Research Center, New Haven, Conn.; Samantha Heller, M.S., R.D., senior clinical nutritionist, New York University Medical Center, New York City; July 23, 2014, report, Perception of Weight Status in U.S. Children and Adolescents Aged 8-15 Years, 2005-2012


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