by Mary Ellen Renna, M.D.
There is a silent epidemic spreading throughout America. It is insidious and ravaging, and its victims are our children. What is it? Obesity in children has emerged as a serious threat to our nation's health.
Mary Ellen Renna, M.D., a Long Island-based board certified pediatrician and a physician nutritionist, is on a mission to reverse this trend. To combat it, she has developed a family-based nutrition and fitness program designed to educate children from infancy through adolescence. Here are some Dos & Don'ts from her program entitled Next Generation Fitness with Mary Ellen Renna, M.D.
Long Island-based Mary Ellen Renna, M.D is a member of a small pioneering group of board certified pediatricians nationwide who have also been board certified by the American Board of Physician Nutrition Specialists®.
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