1 in 5 children in the United States is obese
Children ages 8 through 18 spend on average 7.5 hours in front of a screen using entertainment media. This time does not include the time they spend in front of a computer at school for educational purposes or at home for homework.
Screen time is inactive time!!! Inactivity leads to excess weight gain.
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