One of the best ways to stay informed is to see trends in research. One of my favorite sites to stay current is: www.healthyeatingresearch.org Here is new information on the value of food menus and labeling which you can access … Continue reading
Welcome to All Year Active Kids Blog
I am a pediatrician who cares for children and families who struggle to achieve their ideal, healthy weight. It has been my honor to do that for the past ten years.
My goal with this blog is to share my experiences and insights with you, always based on up to date references. My experience is based on 27 years as a pediatrician and 10 years of running a pediatric weigh clinic in Calgary.
I also live by example in that I run every day of my life and will be closing in soon on doing my 100th marathon. I am the father of four children between ages 9 and17 and thus understand the challenges of parenting.
Welcome to this site and may it become a useful resource to you and families who may benefit from putting it to use.
This was written on a recent CNN blog in response to an original article in PEDIATRICS (The official Journal of the American Academy of Pediatrics) Pushing kids to eat may cause obesity later While growing up, many children may have … Continue reading