by Rocky Mountain Children's Hospital
The latest government report says nearly one in six young people tip the scales as obese. But ask moms and dads instead, and you might get a different story. Nearly half of parents underestimate heavy kids' weight, a new study finds.
No parent wants to label a child "fat". However, failing to face the truth can have real consequences for your son of daughter's health. After all, if you don't see your child's problem, you're less likely to search for a solution.