Portioned Indulgence

Seeking techniques for portion control, parents turn to playful food shapers

Implications - As the rate of child obesity continues to rise in North America, efforts to educate children on nutrition and portion control are becoming more common. Seeking to cut back on oversized meals without sacrificing quality, parents are turning to humorous food shapers to provide infants with visually stimulating, yet carefully rationed sources of indulgence. Playful methods of portion control reflect the urgency of battling child obesity.
SCORE: 3.3
Mild Top 5 Examples: 24,132 Total Clicks Feb 13 - Apr 14
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