The Golden Rule For Parents:
“Do As I Do” Not “Do As I Say”

Lori Boxer
Weight★No★More℠ Diet Center

 

Would you let your children smoke cigarettes?

Then don’t do it.
 

Would you let your children do drugs?

Then don’t do it.
 

Would you let your children drink alcohol and drive?

Then don’t do it.
 

Would you let your children stop eating to lose weight?

Then, don’t do it.
 

Would you let your children binge and purge to lose weight?

Then, don’t do it.

 

Would you let your children take pills to lose weight?

Then, don’t do it.
 

Would you let your children drink soda all day instead of water?

Then, don’t do it.
 

Do you like living the life of an overweight person?

Is that what you want for your children?
 

Do you enjoy shopping for clothes that cover your body instead of being able to shop for the clothes you’d like to wear?

Is that what you want for your children?
 

Are you uncomfortable and self-conscious in social settings?

Is that what you want for your children?
 

Do you think kids should be able to look to their parents as role models?

Then make sure yours do.
 

Do you think kids need guidance from their parents?

Then give it to them.
 

Here’s  a 32-second PSA issued a couple years ago in Georgia, which has the second highest pediatric obesity rates in the country.
 

Could that be you and your kid?

 

DON’T do to your body what you wouldn’t encourage or support your children doing to theirs.

 

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