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Caloric Calculator

By now, we all know that childhood obesity can be tackled increasing physical activity and reducing energy intake. But most likely we don’t know for example how many minutes of physical activities are really needed to make an impact.

The caloric calculator allows policy makers, teachers, community stakeholders and parents to explore and compare interventions that aim to reduce childhood obesity. The tool demonstrates and measures the effect of changes on local, state and federal policies regarding childhood obesity.

Additionally, the website provides many resources related to the health issue.