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This is a simple website with a simple and important message:
Stop Nutritional Child Abuse
Nutritional child abuse is the most common form of child
abuse/neglect of which we
Overweight/obesity is the most common form of nutritional child abuse.
More than one-third of kids are overweight/obese.
HHS, 772,000 children were abused or neglected in 2008 - not including
nutritionally abused/neglected children.
In 2008, there were
children in the United States.
Nutritional child abuse is about 35 times more common than all other forms of child
Instead of complaining about it, do something to
help the kids
are in place for the
protection of children
When parents fail,
mandatory reporters are the second-line of defense.
Mandatory reporters include: doctors, teachers, principals, nurses and
Mandatory reporters are required by law to report child abuse/neglect.
If they do not, they are
If you are an adult and witness an overweight/obese child or a mandatory
reporter who is not fulfilling their legal responsibility,
go here to
report the abuse/neglect and/or law-breaker
If you are an overweight/obese child, speak to your parents and ask for
help. Give them the number to call in your state to report the mandatory
reporters who are not doing their jobs. You can find the numbers
Stop Early Nutritional Child Abuse
If you are an overweight/obese woman and considering having children, wait.
Fat parents have fat kids
By being fat and getting pregnant (either "naturally" or with
assisted reproductive technologies), you are exposing yourself and your
kid (unborn and born) to
Lose the excess weight first.
Have a healthy pregnancy.
Give birth to the healthiest child you can.
Raise that child in the healthiest environment you can create.
Give your child the opportunity to grow-up in health, without being a set-up
physical, social and emotional problems associated with childhood
overweight/obesity, which they are almost certain to develop.
The time to become a caring and responsible parent is before you become