From Sally, Child's Age 12 - 04/26/04 - IP#:  Click here to reply  
We moved to the usa nearly four years ago from Australia and since being here my daughter has put on alot of weight, she is 160lbs now and is only 12, We go walking every evening and i too struggled with my weight on and off for years so know how it feels , I do not know how else to help my daughter apart from diet and exercise any other 12yr olds like to talk to Samantha feel free to drop her an email at and any other tips or words of encouragement u might have feel free to pass along. thanks
Reply from sarah, Child's Age 12 - 04/29/04  - IP#:
hey i know that i am a kid but i am the same wieght. I know that it is nothing to be proud of but it is nothing 2 b ashamed of either. I mean i think that if she just loses 10 pounds in about 2 months then she will b on her way.