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.
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
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
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
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
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,
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
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.