New Balance Foundation Obesity Prevention Center Boston Children's Hospital News and Events
Recent news from members of the New Balance Foundation Obesity Prevention Center Boston Children's Hospital and their work, as reported by Boston Children's Hospital:
- 9/19/2014 Commonwealth Health: If You Build A Crew Program For Overweight Kids, They Will Row — And Get Fitter
- To investigate whether a picky eater could be transformed, Dr. David Ludwig, director of the NBFOPC and Sally Sampson, cookbook author and founder of Chop Chop Magazine, took on a family whose dinner table was ruled by their picky eaters. Over six weeks, Dr. Ludwig and Sally worked with the children’s parents to take back the dinner table. They encouraged parents to state the new rules, to talk about where real food comes from (nature, not a factory), and to involve the kids in meal prep!
1/15/14 Reforming a Picky Eater, Step One: Children Don’t Control the Family Meal
Timely thoughts from the members of New Balance Obesity Prevention Center Boston Children's Hospital: