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As a prominent NYC urgent care , we see dozens of children every week and this positive news caught our attention. The national problem of childhood obesity that has been consistently on the rise for the past decade is finally seeing some improvement among New York City schoolchildren. A recent study released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention showed a 5.5% drop in obesity rates for school-aged children, which is a significant impact on a highly concerning issue. This good news is reassuring, but it is only the beginning of eliminating a problem that still affects about 20% of New York Cityâ€™s youth population.