Video: Tips to fight childhood obesity from an Olympian Add to ... The Globe and Mail Published Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2012 7:44PM EST Last updated Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2012 7:44PM EST Olympian and Child Obesity Activist Silken Laumann says there is good awareness in the public of the dangers of obesity, but there are still a number of barriers that prevent kids from getting active. Watch More Video: The probiotic beer that could boost the immune system Video: Male fertility drops 50 percent in four decades: report Doctors explain how they performed in-utero heart surgery Origami-inspired kids clothes grow as they do Hijab cosplay takes off in Southeast Asia Fans of 'goat yoga' move to a different bleat Wheelchair prototype lets users 'lean in' to turn Kick back and enjoy these simple boozy popsicles How critical illness insurance helped a woman with MS Toxic stress poses public health threat to kids Pandas get cool treats at South Korean zoo California doctors hope to 'rewire' brains of depressed people Joey Chestnut wins 10th hot dog eating championship South Korean barista recreates famous paintings in cups of coffee The device that turns you into an instant master of meditation Make your own indulgent and patriotic poutine Ex-naval officer takes care of feral cats on Halifax base A mother battles leukemia knowing the odds of finding a donor are slim Britain's 'Iron Man' breaks his own jet-suit speed record Inside a treatment centre, men confront stigma of addiction Comments Share via email Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on LinkedIn Print More Related to this Story Do these childhood obesity ads go too far? Should childhood obesity be a factor in custody battles? Is 'obesity' a dirty word even for doctors?