Parenting rollercoaster: Help your child to be active

A recent survey of Irish children aged five to 12 years old has found 22 per cent of Irish children to be either overweight or obese.

13th September, 2008

A recent survey of Irish children aged five to 12 years old has found 22 per cent of Irish children to be either overweight or obese.

Obesity can be tackled in part through encouraging your child to become active, but there are a number of points to consider:

{ "#" : "* We are adopting more sedentary lifestyles than in previous generations. It’s unfair and unrealistic to expect your child to be active if you are sedentary....

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