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When My Son Received an Obesity Diagnosis (Part II)

Hello again, and thank you for joining me for this next section of my blog post on my son and his obesity diagnosis.  In my first post I discussed what BMI is and why this particular number is used in 
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When My Son Received an Obesity Diagnosis (Part I)

For anyone who is new to Dr. Ann’s blog, let me introduce myself.  My name is Angela Bilbrey and I am a registered dietitian, an avid runner, a community advocate for healthier schools and most importantly, a mom to two 
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Exercise Videos for Kids!

Fitness Blender Kids Workout 25 Minute Fun Workout for Kids at Home 20 Minute Workout For Kids Run4Change 20/20 Challenge – 20 Minute Workout  Challenge Dance Workout for Kids 45:36 Minutes
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Time for Dessert?

Now that you are moving, how about a sweet treat? Have you heard of “nice” cream? It is a yummy dessert made from bananas that closely resembles ice cream – but with fewer calories and fat than traditional ice cream. I’ve provided 
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Making Family Meals Work

Families that eat together, stay together.  In the last 15 years, researchers have confirmed what parents have known for a long time: sharing a family meal is good for the spirit, the brain and the health of all family members. 
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Standing Desks

Some Neenah school classrooms may soon be getting a makeover that will not only give students a little more physical activity, but also improve their learning experience. Coolidge Elementary School and St. Margaret Mary Elementary are both raising funds to 
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