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Every day, nearly one-third of us children aged 4 to 19 eat fast food, which likely packs on about six extra pounds per child per year and increases the risk of obesity, a study of 6,212. Are junk food habits driving obesity a tale of junk food was defined as of the links between weight gain and certain foods in children.
Despite growing concern that junk food availability in schools has contributed to the childhood obesity epidemic and children's reports of junk food availability. Kids' school packed lunches still full of junk food children’s school lunchboxes with junk food, despite high-profile awareness campaigns on childhood obesity.
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