Poll: Childhood obesity biggest health concern facing children

Created: 08/12/2014 2:51 PM WHEC.com

What do you think is the biggest health concern facing children? According to a University of Michigan poll its childhood obesity.

Parents nationwide were asked to list the biggest health concerns for children in their local communities and nationwide.

Childhood obesity beat out both substance abuse and bullying. There were differences between the local and national lists. School violence and gun injuries were top concerns on the national level but not on a community perspective.        

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