Housecall for Health

Fighting childhood obesity might be as simple as opening the cupboards and choosing the right box of cereal.

FOX's Colleen Cappon reports in today's "Housecall for Health":

New research suggests cereal could be the answer to fighting childhood obesity.  A report in the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics found a link between regularly eating cereal for breakfast and healthy weight in kids, especially low-income children.

But study authors warn in order to get the benefits, parents choose a cereal high in fiber and low in sugar and fat.

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Housecall for Health, I'm Colleen Cappon, FOX News Radio.