childhood obesity safeguarding children

    Did you know that this week (8th January–14th January 2018) is National Obesity Awareness Week? According to the GOV.UK website, nearly a third of UK children aged between 2 to 15 years are overweight or obese. This is worrying for a number of reasons—obesity can lead to some very serious health issues, including…

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A study conducted by Ohio State University College of Public Health has found that pre-school children who are put to bed by 8pm are less likely to become obese teenagers. In contrast, those who went to bed after 9pm saw their chances of become obese later in life double. Currently, it is estimated that one…

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