Abstract Society has become increasingly vocal about the dangers of teen obesity, eating healthy, and finding just that right look to grace the cover of a magazine. More often than not, however, it is just that, vocalization. Every day, people talk the talk, but fail to walk the walk. Throughout this paper several important aspects of health, diet, and exercise will be examined with respect to how it affects today’s teenage population. The importance of developing and continually modeling a healthy lifestyle starts at home, develops in school and should resonate throughout the community. The responsibility for teaching our teens about proper nutrition and maintaining a level of fitness is something that every parent can learn and teach to...The end:
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