High BMIs

High BMIs in children

In the US and in here in Trinidad and Tobago, there is an epidemic of obesity in children. This is measured using the Body Mass Index (BMI) – the body weight relative to height squared. Continue reading…

Helping prevent childhood obesity

At every health check up at Frontier Kids Care, we measure your child’s weight and height and plot them on growth charts which also show the BMI for age curves. As our lives get busier and there are more fast food options readily available, we are seeing increased levels of obesity in children

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