Stress in America: Overweight Children are Affected More

Posted By: GetSweatyAdmin on 11/10/2010

Americans are really stressed out — not least of all American kids, according to a new survey [PDF] from the American Psychological Association. The report found that children who are overweight or obese feel particularly stressed, more so than their normal-weighted peers. And such stress may have a lasting impact on other lifestyle behaviors that negatively affect overweight kids' health.

Read more: http://healthland.time.com/2010/11/09/stress-in-america-overweight-children-are-affected-more/#ixzz14vGSjNQ4

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