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Is giving Junk food to kids child abuse?

We live in a world where children obesity is growing in large numbers, and yet very few parents seem to be doing anything about it. One can argue that children can really not be to blame as these food choices and lifestyles are made for them from early ages. So my question is whether the habit of constantly getting children used to junk food should be deemed as child abuse or not and what do you think should be done about this.

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    Aug 10 2011: I wouldn't say child abuse, more parents are uneducated on foods. Our nation as in us needs to step up, and offer more healthier alternatives. As easy as it is to get a Big Mac at McDonlads, the same should be for an organic piece of healthy meat.

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