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Strollers may Not be Such a Great Idea for Kids

by Savitha C Muppala on  October 20, 2011 at 11:57 PM Child Health News   - G J E 4
Preschoolers ride in strollers more and walk less, according to U.K.'s public health minister. It is a fact that children who are on strollers more could soon be battling obesity and its associated health problems. 
Strollers may Not be Such a Great Idea for Kids
Strollers may Not be Such a Great Idea for Kids
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Ensuring that the preschoolers walk along with the family is a good way to establish a routine where the whole family gets to exercise. 

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"By taking steps such as encouraging children to walk to school, to eat healthily, or stop using buggies on short trips at the age of three, [parents and caregivers] can help ensure their children lead an active life", researchers said. 

  

  

  

  

 



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