One of every three children and adolescents in the U.S. today is either overweight or obese. If you are an adolescent struggling with excess weight, you are not alone. Many teenagers today find it hard to maintain a healthy weight. And many parents find it hard to help their teens develop healthy eating and exercise habits.
Carolinas HealthCare System offers Teen Lifestyle Changes, a comprehensive weight management program for teenagers who are struggling with excess weight.
The Teen Lifestyle Changes program includes:
- health and metabolic screening
- nutritional guidance, dietary management, and education
- psychological counseling
- individualized exercise programs
- tools that build motivation and confidence in order to be successful with lifestyle changes
Our Teen Lifestyle Changes program includes physicians, psychologists, nutritionists and physical therapists all working together to help adolescents and families develop healthier lifestyles and gain control over their weight
To learn more or to schedule a consultation, call 704-355-9484.