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UCLA Fit for Healthy Weight Program


The goal of the UCLA Fit for Healthy Weight Program is to provide comprehensive management of the nutritional, physical activity and overall health needs of overweight children and adolescents. In addition, the program will include consideration of the psychosocial (psychological, social, familial and educational) needs of youth and their families. Learn more

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Parent-training intervention curbs pediatric obesity rates, study shows

A UCLA study led by Dr. Wendy Slusser, has found that a new parent-training program is effective in reducing the risk of low-income, preschool-age Latino children being overweight.

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