Nonstop snacking: Kids' route to obesity

Posted on Thursday, Apr 22, 2010
There are moments when being a parent seems a bit like being a walking snack machine. From a toddler's first fistfuls of Cheerios to a tween's after-school foraging, modern American children are on the receiving end of a steady stream of food - much of it unhealthful and potentially contributing to childhood obesity. Snacking has become su