SEPTEMBER – National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month

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Sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month is a time to promote healthy growth in children. For guidance on healthy eating, check out the latest edition of the Dietary Guidelines for Americans — and share the related resources for consumers. Parents can use the MyHealthfinder to help kids stay at a healthy weight. And don’t forget to explore the Healthy People 2030 objectives related to children’s health and overweight and obesity.

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