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Think fast when kids want fast food

January 31, 2013

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Heidi Godman, Executive Editor, Harvard Health Letter

Heidi Godman is the executive editor of the Harvard Health Letter. Before coming to the Health Letter, she was an award-winning television news anchor and medical reporter for 25 years. Heidi was named a journalism fellow … See Full Bio
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March 29, 2013

Gracias por informarnos con temas tan interesantes. Realmente ustedes son diferentes y nos impulsan a seguirlos en todo lo que realizan

Clinical Trials
March 26, 2013

I like the tips given in this article. GREAT! Keep the good work flowing.

March 26, 2013

Most allergies develop due to poor eating habits. Healthy eating is always better.

Doctors Columbus Ohio
March 20, 2013

Children these days fall for junk food and fill their stomach. Parents should insist on healthy eating habits from early childhood. Thanks

March 13, 2013

Is is more important information who suggested by many researches where by taking the junk food either by you or for your children may leads to arthritis and heart problems too.

Damon Braces
February 19, 2013

It is rally good to the have facts when it comes to nutrition and eating healthy. It’s a fact that Junk food has the greatest scope for causing many health problems.

Coach Poids Santé
February 13, 2013

management of childhood obesity is partly based on conflict management and advance desires
Your articles are very interesting

February 12, 2013

Yes, it is important to think about health of your kids, when they want to eat fast food. Many kid’s doctors give advise through on-hold messaging to the parents for their kids. It is best service to give suggestions and advise and any message to anyone without wasting time.

Jason cook
February 9, 2013

Great article

arnold joye
February 5, 2013

Nice information Heidi. Very useful and interesting post for every parents.
Thanks to post it.

nelson brown
February 5, 2013

Junk food / fast food is the greatest scope of being fatty with cholesterol. which can be lead to arthritis and heart problems too. with high calories bring so many problems with it.
As your post is so important and showing such a nice information and every parents should take lesson from it.
Once again thanks for the nice post.

Medicare Health Plans
February 4, 2013

It’s so good to the have solid facts when it comes to nutrition and eating healthy. Knowing that fast food is causing asthma and other conditions is a darn good reason to cut out the crap and start hitting up the farmer’s market for your food.

March 21, 2013

I believe that kids should be allowed to have fast food because if they don’t then they might get some other sweets but that will kill them too

February 4, 2013

I agree. This seems like a helpful tool for any parent whose kids are being bombarded with fast food options that are fast and easy. We should take the time to teach them lessons of nutrition and be a good example by not taking the easy route with fast food!

February 2, 2013

Love it!
To the point, articulate and very interesting,

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