What Causes Childhood Obesity?

What Causes Childhood Obesity?

Obesity is widespread for many reasons—complex reasons that when they come together they can cause a perfect storm of gaining too much weight, too fast. And this is happening to a lot of children, who then don’t grow out of the weight, and is causing what doctors are calling ‘extreme’ or Category 1 or 2 obesity.  These types of obesity are on the rise and cause a lot of health issues like type 2 diabetes, heart disease, bone growth problems, latent bed wetting, problems sleeping in general, and early puberty.