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Overweight Children and Effective Weight Loss – What Can Families Do

By |July 30th, 2014|

As Director of the nation’s oldest weight loss camp for children and teens, Camp Shane, I have spoken to thousands of parents about their pain over their overweight kids’ struggles. 

Overweight Children: Don’t Underestimate The Parent’s Complicity

By |July 26th, 2014|

First Lady Michelle Obama’s “Let’s Move” Initiative and her rallying cry against the epidemic of childhood obesity is to be applauded. As the Director of the premiere diet and lifestyle

Congress on our Lunch Plates

By |June 11th, 2014|

Looks like once again Congress has found its way into our personal lives and is now controlling what our children eat in our public schools. As the adjacent diagram suggests

Weight Loss Camps: Talk about emotional eating

By |March 3rd, 2013|

Sometimes when you’re feelings frustrated, bored, upset, and sad, we  tend to go to food for comfort, this is known as emotional eating.  Biologically food can actually be used as

No Longer Just ‘Adult-Onset’

By |May 24th, 2012|

The virulence of Type 2 diabetes in children is yet another reason to fight childhood obesity.

A study of diabetes in overweight and obese youngsters bears an ominous warning about future

A strong link between TV viewing and unhealthy diets

By |May 16th, 2012|

At Camp Shane weight loss camps, we are more than just a summer camp to lose weight. Our goal to equip campers with the tools they need to maintain a

HBO documentary spotlights obesity

By |May 14th, 2012|

At Camp Shane weight loss camps, we understand that that dietary and physical activity behaviors of children and adolescents are influenced by many sectors of society, including families, communities, schools,

Obesity-Linked Diabetes in Children Proves Harder to Treat

By |May 3rd, 2012|

At our weight loss camps, we strive to give campers the tools they need to maintain a healthy lifestyle long after they leave camp. This is more important than ever

Sin Taxes: Will marking up junk food make us healthier?

By |April 30th, 2012|

At Camp Shane weight loss camps, we combine fun, caring people, great activities, fabulous camp grounds and nutritional guidance to help our campers on the road to a healthy lifestyle.

Going to Canada to Get Thin

By |April 26th, 2012|

At Camp Shane weight loss camps, our goal is to equip our campers with the proper tools needed to make better choices for long-term weight loss and a healthy lifestyle.