Study blames climate change for children eating too much and not exercising enough
The talk show CBS Mornings cited a study on Saturday that correlated the growing trend of American obesity to climate change, as increased heat, the study says, is making children stay indoors, consume more calories, and embrace a sedentary lifestyle.
"The study published in journal Temperature found today's children are 30 percent less aerobically fit than their parents were at their age," the CBS host said. "Fewer children are reaching the World Health Organization's recommendation of 60 minutes of exercise a day."
In the study from Temperature, Shawnda A. Morrison argued that rising temperatures have caused children...