How to Discuss Obesity with Children

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    One third of American children are overweight or obese, so weight is a topic that comes up in doctors offices a lot.

    In a new research paper, The American Academy of Pediatrics cautions healthcare providers to be careful with how they talk about weight issues with kids.

    In their weekly conversation, WHYY’s Maiken Scott and psychologist Dan Gottlieb discuss the findings.

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