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Obesity battle starts young for urban poor

By Stephen Smith
Globe Staff / December 29, 2006

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By the time they reach the age of 3, more than one-third of low-income urban children are already overweight or obese, according to a study released yesterday that provides alarming evidence that the nation's battle of the bulge begins when toddlers are barely out of diapers. (Full article: 1185 words)

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