Weight Watchers Targets Children

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Monday, August 19th
Weight Watchers is targeting a new set of clients...children.

The weight loss company has introduced a new app which is intended to help kids and teens reach a healthier weight.

But..could this emphasis on weight be harmful to younger children whose bodies haven't fully developed?

To find out, KCBS news anchor Rebecca Corral spoke with Liz Applegate, with the Nutrition Department at UC Davis and the Director of Sports Nutrition there.