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Monday, September 08, 2008

AP: Liver Disease Plagues Overweight Kids

This story from the Associated Press is sobering. Docs are finding the need for children to have liver transplants is increasing, thanks to obesity. As a fat kid, I knew the mantra of the time that I would grow out of it, that I was just big-boned or my personal favorite, that I may be big but at least I was healthy, was a gigantic load of crap.

Too bad it's taken 20 years for medical professionals to put two and two together on that one.