Parents often underestimate children's weight, study says

February 4, 2014 6:46 PM

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Parents often underestimate children's weight, study says

Half of parents with an overweight or obese child think their kids are slimmer than they actually are, according to a new review of past studies.

In 69 studies of more than 15,000 children, researchers found many parents with an overweight child thought their son or daughter was at a healthy weight or below. Others with an obese kid thought the child was normal or just a bit heavy.

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