Mazzeo, D., & Hein, H. (2012). Stopping childhood obesity before it begins. Phi Delta Kappan, 93(7), 10-15
Mazzeo et al. (2012), advocate an early start in the fight against childhood obesity. The article advocates of the early exposure to exercise so as to have children who are healthier than they are today. Children who get accustomed to physical activity from pre-school develop a healthy lifestyle and healthy habits that work towards minimizing the prevalence of childhood obesity.