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North Dakota Woman not giving obese kids Halloween candy…does she mean well or is she just mean?

Halloween wreath
A North Dakota woman has decided not to give obese children candy instead she will give them a letter telling their parents that the kid is too fat to be out asking for free candy. Read the linked story and share your thoughts.

http://www.abcactionnews.com/dpp/news/local_news/water_cooler/woman-plans-to-give-letter-not-candy-to-obese-kids-on-halloween

Maggie Goes On a Diet…No Problem, but what if she is just 6?

Maggie Goes on a Diet is a new book written by Paul Kramer to encourage obese children to lose weight. Maggie is seen longingly looking at her fat self in the mirror and seeing the slim Maggie she yearns to be. The problem is does a book like this encourage healthy eating or does it play into the anxieties of young girls? Tell me what you think.