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Obesity in Children

What do you think? Feel free to add your input in messages or next to your answer.
How old are you?
18 and under
19-25
26-30
30-40
41 and over
What is your gender?
Male
Female
What is your race?
Asian
Black/African Descent
East Indian
Latino/Hispanic
Middle Eastern
Native American
Pacific Islander
White/Caucasian
Other
Approximately, how much do you weigh?
What is your Ethnicity/Nationality
Where do you live?
What is your level of education?
Lower than High School Diploma
High School Diploma or equivalent
Some College
Bachelors or Higher
What is your martial status?
Single
Married
Divorced
In a Relationship
How many children do you have?
None
1-3
4-6
7 or more
Do you think malnutrition or underweight children are neglect?
Yes
No
Should obesity be a form of neglect?
Yes
No
Do you think obesity is a rising issue in society?
Yes
No
Do you think society is making weight issues more than it should be?
Yes
No
How many pounds overweight do you consider obesity to be?
Do you feel the parents’ diet affects the weight of the child?
Yes
No
Is obesity a psychological as well as a physical problem?
Yes
No
Should morbidly obese children be taken away from their parents permanently?
Yes
No, they shouldn't be taken away at all.
No, they should be taken away temporarily.
When diagnosed with obesity, should children be immediately removed or should an intervention and health classes occur?
Immediately Removed
Intervention and Health Classes
Both
Neither
Do you think health care workers are doing a sufficient job describing the consequences of overweight children to the parents?
Yes
No
Do you feel parents are solely responsible for their child’s weight?
Yes
No
Do you think genetics plays a role in obesity?
Yes
No
When should the child be taken away before during or after obesity has taken its affect?
Before
During
After
When, if at any time, is a good age for a child to be removed and placed in intervention and/or health classes?
How many children do you think die of obesity each year?
Should the parents be charged when their child dies of obesity?
This poll was created on 2008-10-09 18:24:44 by KiddiLL