Archive for chidlhood obesity

Concerns About Lack of Physical Education in Schools Today – Washington Park Profile

Schools these days aren’t doing enough to teacher proper nutrition and provide physical education to our children.  This combined with poor choices being made at home, has contributed to childhood obesity more than doubling in children and quadrupling in adolescents over the past 30 years.  The Washington Park Profile recently…

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Knute Trition Visits the Television Program “Better Connecticut” WFSB Hartford

Pete Crouth, co-author of The Green Box League of Nutritious Justice, recently had the pleasure of being on “Better Connecticut” WFSB Hartford to discuss the exciting details of this new children’s book. Dressed as Knute Trition, the main good guy, Pete talked about the concept of the book; that children…

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Making Healthy Eating Exciting for Children – Today’s Dietitian

In this interview with Today’s Dietitian, Dr. Kantor shares strategies we can use to make healthy eating more approachable and exciting for children.  He talked about his new book, The Green Box League of Nutritious Justice, which is one great resource for families looking to adopt healthier habits, but aren’t…

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Obesity in America with America’s Radio News

Now that obesity is officially classified as a disease by the AMA, we wonder how this will impact us and our country. Dr. Keith Kantor discussed this, as well as America’s obesity crisis, with America’s Radio News.  Obesity is an epidemic affecting not only adults, but now children in our…

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