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Thursday, April 30, 2009 moore171, Community Member, asks

Q: Overweight 12 year old- major belly fat- active- great eating habits- makes no sense

My 12 year old son is on a very strict diet and plays all sports- taking PE at school and is pretty active. My wife and I are very healthy cooks and work out. Our other two boys are skinny. He is rapidly gaining weight and it is concentrated in belly. We cannot figure out why as we do not drink soft drinks or have junk food in our home. He is a big kid, but it makes no sense for this type of weight gain.... 12 years old and 195 lbs.... Any advice????

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saad, Community Member
5/11/09 7:50am

dont eat and do proper exersise every day and dont eat chicken meat for 2 months only eat veg food and go to jim.

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Dez247, Community Member
7/16/09 9:44pm

low metabelism so make em run for about 2 hours a day and try cardio excersizes like a tredmeal. im 12

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By moore171, Community Member— Last Modified: 06/01/11, First Published: 04/30/09