Being at an unhealthy weight during childhood puts kids at risk for health problems like high cholesterol, high blood pressure, diabetes and liver disease. Being at an unhealthy weight can also impact their quality of life.
At Nemours Children's, our team is made up of doctors, psychologists, dietitians and exercise specialists. We know how to help your child get to a healthy weight and feel good. That’s because we’ve been at this a long time. Our program is one of the first in the country. We work together to create a customized plan to help your child achieve a healthy weight.