Childhood obesity: The Singapore fat camps where children are shamed for being overweight

Childhood obesity: The Singapore fat camps where children are shamed for being overweight

By Herlyn Kaur Posted April 11, 2018 16:05:35 Photo: At least one in four Australian children are overweight, data suggests. (Flickr: Kiril Pipo) In the fight against obesity, government-sponsored fat camps that shame young children into losing weight seem like an extreme approach to public health. But that is exactly …