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‘Kurbo,’ Weight Watcher’s Dieting App For Kids, Concerns Eating Disorder Experts

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MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A new app, aimed at kids, is leaving a bad taste in experts’ mouths. Weight Watchers just launched a healthy-eating program called “Kurbo” for users between ages 8 to 17 — but critics say the diet app could lead to lifelong problems with food. At a packed lunch at Yum! Kitchen and Bakery, I showed Kurbo to mother Isabel Omolo. “My only problem would be for a child feeling...

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