Childhood Obesity Digital Story

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Childhood Obesity Digital Story by Mind Map: Childhood Obesity Digital Story

1. Informative Presentation

1.1. Purpose: To inform students about childhood obesity

1.2. Audience: 5th-8th grade: Students can watch this video before starting a lesson on nutrition.

1.3. Narrated: By text

2. Facts

2.1. Children grow at different rates, so it isn't always easy to know when a child is obese or overweight.

3. How can obesity be managed and treated?

3.1. Treatments

3.1.1. Healthy Eating Serving more fruits and vegetables Buying fewer soft drinks and high-fat, high-calorie snack foods Making sure your child eats breakfast every day Eating fast food less often Not using food as a reward

3.1.2. Physical Activity

3.1.3. Medication

4. Video Clips

5. Define childhood obesity

5.1. Childhood obesity is a serious medical condition that affects children and adolescents. It occurs when a child is well above the normal weight for his or her age and height

6. Symtoms

7. What causes obesity?

7.1. Lifestyle issues

7.1.1. Poor eating habits

7.1.2. Medical illness

7.1.3. Low self esteem

7.2. Genetic and hormonal factors

8. Risk Factors

8.1. Diet

8.1.1. Lack of exercise Family history Socio-economic factors

9. What diseases are obese children at risk for?

9.1. High cholesterol

9.2. Diabetes

9.3. Bone problems

9.4. trouble sleeping

10. Images