There are parents that give their kids anything they want to eat. I'm not talking about teenagers, I'm talking about feeding their toddlers. They give them fried chicken, doughnuts, candy, soda, and anything else they want. This has proven to create serious health issues for the kids.
Should these parents be allowed to keep their kids?
Should they spend time in jail for child endangerment?
What should happen to them and their kids?
These kinds of parents disgust me. They obviously don't care about their kids when they do this. They also defend overfeeding them.
What the hell is wrong with these people?
I appreciate your concern....its really bad how parents feed the young ones Obesity in young children.bt sometimes circumstances creates such conditions where a parent might be forced to do so....
Actually I'm not talking about not havbing a choice on what to feed them. What I'm saying is that some parents actually feed them anything they want and in the quantities they want. The parents I'm talking about that do this aren't forced to do it, they do it because the kids simply want it.
When I say obesity here I'm talking about toddlers being 20, 30, 40 pounds overweight and more. Some are on record as weighing 80 pounds--toddlers not kids in the 3rd or 4th grade. Not the average kid that is overweight, but the ones that are extremely grossly obese.
It seems to me that typically the people that feed their kids these things on a regular basis are the ones that eat it themselves.
You are asking that they change a diet that they enjoy and value more than their health. If it is more important to them than health why would they want to deprive their children of the same wonderful diet plan?
by Lisa HW7 years ago
It's not my place to "hope" what I wish would happen is anything anyone pays attention to; but every once in awhile there will be some really, really, ugly thread that it's posted by some nut-case or else...
by Kind Regards7 years ago
HubPages,I just wanted to let you know I love the new Profile layout. I loved the first one too. So if you plan on changing it again, I know you'll come up with something equally impressive to the two I've...
by RKHenry8 years ago
Has anybody read that article in Parenting, school years monthly addition?Any thoughts? My thoughts? Scares the hell out of me. 2009 National Statics for American Tweens-(as per the National Eating Disorders...
by Dear_hubs6 years ago
It has been a gray area for a long time that in the UK, sex below the age of 16 is illegal and many frown on it. I'll be honest, I lost my virginity at 15, however I am not a criminal, I have lead a community driven...
by Susan Reid2 years ago
Mitt Romney thinks so.Yet almost 64% of moms with young kids work.What's the solution here?Romney said in Tuesday’s interview that he thinks it’s preferable for one parent to stay home when children are young. The...
by wildorangeflower6 years ago
-- read this -http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20100923/ap_ … ing_fatter
Copyright © 2017 HubPages Inc. and respective owners.
Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners.
HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc.
HubPages and Hubbers (authors) may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.