Today's children are less active and eating unhealthy foods more than ever before. Those habits have led to an alarming increase in childhood obesity and obesity-related diseases, such as diabetes, heart disease and psychosocial challenges.
That’s why Goryeb Children’s Hospital offers Kid-Fit, which uses physical activity, nutrition and behavioral modifications to help overweight children and adolescents make healthier lifestyle choices.
Kid-Fit’s individualized programs vary based on each child’s age, body mass index (BMI) and health needs:
Kid-Fit Enrollment Process
Patients and families looking for help living a healthier lifestyle must first schedule an intake appointment with the Kid-Fit team. This initial consultation helps us assess the exact needs of each child and enroll him or her in the program that’s most appropriate.