Obesity is now obviously one of the major health problems that children the world over have to grapple with. As a matter of extreme urgency, a lot more should be done regarding the problem of child obesity.
Don't think that because a child is obese he/she is dumb - many are actually smart and will understand why they should work to loose weight, if your explanation makes sense. What children eat matters in making them obese or not.
Having lots of calories in children's food is not healthy as it leads to obesity. To aid an obese child therefore, you shouldn't be ignorant about the food he or she eats.
A simple way to do that is to find a nutrition trainer either online or in your hometown. They will be able to educate you and assist you to train the entire family how to eat correctly.
Won't it be wonderful to have your children get involved in losing weight programs? Many overweight kids always get insulted in school but if they succeed in loosing the fat, they will be very happy about it.