The New Normal: Should parents be concerned about the consequences of a one-night candy fiasco?

News 12's Elizabeth Hashagen was joined by registered dietitian Stephanie Schiff to talk about food.

News 12 Staff

Oct 31, 2022, 2:45 PM

Updated 573 days ago

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Trick-or-treaters are gearing up for their candy-collecting adventures today.
Lots of us have the candy bags open and ready to enjoy fall's favorite comfort foods.
Six in 10 American adults have chronic lifestyle-related diseases, often stemming from obesity and poor diet, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
The CDC says these diseases are the leading cause of death and disability and a leading driver in the nation's $4.1 trillion of annual health-care costs.
Should parents be concerned about the consequences of a one-night candy fiasco?
News 12's Elizabeth Hashagen was joined by registered dietitian Stephanie Schiff to talk about food.


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