Can Having An Obese Child Cause You To Lose Custody?

I came across this interesting article in the Washington Post. It discusses a case in Cleveland Ohio where an 8 year old child was removed from his parents and placed in foster care because his weight was 200 pounds. This is an interesting topic that opens a huge can of worms regarding whether a child gaining too much weight constitutes neglect. At what point should it be considered neglect? Where should the line be drawn? Check out the article at:http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/health-science/200-pound-8-year-old-in-ohio-highlights-question-should-parents-of-obese-kids-lose-custody/2011/11/28/gIQACxU35N_story.html

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