Scientific study has revealed an association between exposure to the chemical group known as phthalates and childhood obesity, including higher body mass index and also waist circumference.
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Scientists have also discovered that 58 % of obese children had watched 2 hours of TV in the last day, in comparison to 41 % of non-obese children. 55 % of obese students always had school lunch, but only 34 % of non-obese students had school lunch.
Read the full-length article: Unhealthy Lifestyle to Blame for Childhood Obesity, Not Genetics