Massachusetts Ranks 22nd in Childhood Obesity

According to the Data Resource Center for Child and Adolescent Health, Massachusetts ranks 22nd in the nation for overweight or obese children. In Massachusetts, 30% of children are considered either overweight or obese, and the epidemic is continuing to grow. Carolee McGrath sat down with Dr. Beth Laton Brown, a Pediatrician with Holyoke Medical Center, to find out more about the rise in childhood obesity.

This interview originally aired on October 15, 2019.