Family Weight Management Program offers help to Bronx parents

The Family Weight Management Program at Jacobi Medical Center is working to help parents reduce childhood obesity.

Dieticians say children learn most of their eating habits from their parents. The program offers counseling, work-out routines and support to help parents teach their children how to eat healthier.

The program in not free, but it is usually covered by insurance to avoid out of pocket expenses.

sorry to interrupt
your first 20 are free
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please enjoy 20 complimentary views of articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.
you have reached your 20 view limit
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please login or create an account to continue enjoying News12.
Our sign-up page is undergoing maintenance and is not currently available. However, you will be given direct access to news12.com while we complete our upgrade.
When we are back up and running you will be prompted at that time to complete your sign in. Until then, enjoy the local news, weather, traffic and more that's "as local as local news gets."