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Dr. Blair Davison discusses the importance of donating blood to help others during the Jan. 30, 2020 edition of Morning Rounds.
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has more information about childhood obesity on their website, including the following:
Childhood obesity is a serious problem in the United States putting children and adolescents at risk for poor health. Obesity prevalence among children and adolescents is still too high.
For children and adolescents aged 2-19 years1:
Note: Obesity is defined as a body mass index (BMI) at or above the 95th percentile of the CDC sex-specific BMI-for-age growth charts.