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Baby Exercise Helps Fight Childhood Obesity!

Special | 1m | Video has closed captioning.

Infants who exercise have a reduced risk of childhood obesity! The more fat an infant gains in their first year, the more likely they will become obese as a toddler. Kinesiology researchers at Michigan State University use air displacement technology to measure a baby’s body fat composition to track the positive impact that physical activity has on an infant’s overall growth.

Aired: 08/28/18

Rating: TV-G

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