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Many Overweight and Obese Teens Underestimate Their Weight

July 21st, 2015

Episode 294 of 580 episodes

A survey of nearly 5,000 13- to 15-year-olds in the U.K. found that 40 percent of overweight and obese teens did not self-identify as “too heavy.” Cynthia Graber reports

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