|Childhood Obesity: Where Do We Currently Stand?
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|Date and Time||Thursday, June 13, 2013|
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Location||Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden - Education and Library Complex, Off-Campus|
|Sponsor(s)||VCU Medical Center|
|Description||The problem of childhood obesity in the United States has grown considerably in recent years. Children who are overweight have an increased risk of serious weight-related health problems including diabetes. Join Dr. Edmond "Trey" Wickham III and other providers from Children's Hospital of Richmond at VCU's Healthy Lifestyles Center as they highlight the many causes, health impact, treatment and prevention options for pediatric and adolescent obesity. This seminar is free and open to the public, but registration is recommended.|
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