A recent issue of the Canadian Medical Association Journal contained
short article about how to approach the issue of obesity in a young child. 
In the article was a list of online resources that I thought would be
useful to share:

A Health Professional's Guide for Using the New WHO Growth Charts

Is My Child Growing Well? Questions and Answers for Parents

NutriSTEP--Nutrition Screening Tool for Every Preschooler

Canadian Paediatric Society on child obesity

Caring for Kids--information for parents from Canada's pediatricians 

Canadian Physical Activity Guidelines and Canadian Sedentary Behaviour Guidelines (by age group)

Canadian Obesity Network--pediatrics page

Summary report of expert committee recommendations on prevention, assessment and 
treatment of child and adolescent overweight and obesity

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