As children develop and mature at varying rates throughout childhood, generalizing advice is not advised. With that in mind, this guide is specifically created for parents with children who are 7-11 years old.
Below is a list of seven real-world situations that a parent or other adult caregiver is likely to face when it comes to questions about weight and/or obesity from a child. For each, you will find educational information for you and then suggestions for how you might respond. The tips encourage you to:
“Whether your child is dealing with a bully or struggling with body image, supporting your child will go a long way to building confidence and