1. Engage families in prevention and treatment of childhood obesity, including practical guidance on healthy eating and regular physical activity.
2. Assess overweight and obese children for weight-related conditions such as hypertension, high cholesterol, and abnormal glucose tolerance and diabetes.
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Goutham Rao, MD, Course Chair, Vice Chair, Department of Family Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
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