Ebru News – Childhood Obesity Rates Fall For First Time in Decades

 – August 7, 2013 /Press Release/  –– 

Christopher Ochner, MD, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine at The Mount Sinai Medical Center, said that despite the drop in obesity rates in two to four year-olds, the numbers are still staggering, especially in adolescents. "Ages 5 – 17 are where the rates have been double and triple the rate of increase in obesity in adults."
-Dr. Christopher Ochner, Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Adolescent Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
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