"If not properly identified, what could appear as the cute 'puppy fat
' can constitute a high risk to the child, and impair his or her health later in life," she said.
to normal weight, indicates that any notion of 'puppy fat
' that disappears on maturation must be abandoned' children who are obese when they enter secondary school will very likely leave it obese."
"People will say it was just puppy fat
and we all had puppy fat
but the problem is now for a lot of teenagers that the puppy fat
is now not being lost the older they get and that's why the obesity problem is starting.
I'm at Uni now but when I last came home I tried to talk to my mum about it but she says his weight is puppy fat
. What can I do?
IT'S not exactly puppy fat
that RSPCA staff want to lose - but shedding the pounds will certainly help the puppies and dogs at the animal centre in Coundon Wedge Drive.
"Also if they are being teased at school for having a bit of puppy fat
, they see these diets as a quick fix.
At first we thought it was just a puppy fat
phase, but I'm now worried that her low self-esteem will cause her to put on more weight.
VOLUPTUOUS:Sophie Dahl said she lost weight when her puppy fat
Years ago a child's extra padding would have been dismissed as "puppy fat
" that would be sloughed off as soon as the child hit a growth spurt.
The pint-sized Cork comedian is a picture of health after shedding 28lbs of puppy fat
Mum said it is puppy fat
but I've had it six years.
"I had just wanted to get rid of my puppy fat
but for some reason that was it, I was hooked.