Why do you think childhood obesity has become a problem?
"Too many commercials targeting kids on TV for unhealthy foods."
_ Brenda Bliss, Milford, customer service representative.
"Kids these days play more video games than they used to, and spend less time outside."
_ Alan Camp, Oneonta, electrician.
"Nowadays both parents are forced to work, and lack of healthy foods and exercise are a result of that."
_ Dolores Farris, Oneonta, retired.
"It's simply because they eat more than they exercise."
_ Maureen Rath, Milford, home care worker.
"We have become victims of our own success, if unhealthy foods, and video games didn't exist we wouldn't have the problem."
_ Lillian Favors, Delhi, student.
"Children don't have access to healthy foods in school."
_ Lorraine Nicholas, Davenport, unemployed.