Embarrassing Bodies Kids: Episode 4

Fat camp

Dr Christian has come to Belle Vue Primary school in the Midlands to talk about obesity. Adipocytes are the fat cells in the body, these store energy and fat in the body, but they can expand and divide if too much fat is stored and it is this that makes you fatter. Dr Christian wants to test the kids and parents energy levels, he attaches a calorie monitor on each volunteer and using four different activities; cycling, vacuuming, sleeping and playing on the computer, measures how much energy is burnt off. The results show that sleeping and playing on the computer (the kid’s favourites) burn off the least calories. It also shows that the volunteers with more muscle mass burnt off the most calories in each activity.

The EB team would like to thank:

Belle Vue Primary School
Gymkids
Charterbrae
Hoover
Ki Fit

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Im 14 and 12 & 1/2 stone . I hate my body , i have tried everything !! Nothing seems to work with me , i get bullied and i have just had enough i am the only one who is huge !!! Im scared to go out because of what people think !! I would do anything to be skinny !!!!! What should i do ??





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hello, i am 14 years old and overweight i weigh about 92kg's and am a height of 5ft 4" and i've tried everything to lose weight, i always feel depressed and would really like your help:( all my friends are so skinny and say that i look fine, i have huge confidence issues and as they like to socialize i hate it and also hate being with new people because i am constantly worried of what people think of me.





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