Table: Descriptive Characteristics of Children at Baseline, End of Kurbo Program, and Change Scores (mean ± SD) (March – July 2014)
The overall mean for zBMI change was 0.26. Of this group, 90% of the children either maintained or reduced their weight. Of those who reduced their weight, 58% reduced their BMI by over 3% and 20% of these reduced their BMI by over 7%.
"My coach Allison is always there to motivate and encourage me."
"I was eating a lot of reds before! Now I only have about 3 reds a day!"
"I use what I have learned from Kurbo everyday. It has really changed my life."
"Dinner time now is back to being where we sit, we visit, we laugh, and we giggle."
"I just feel healthier. I like tracking and games. They are just fun."
"I feel a lot happier with how I am."
"My Kurbo Coach was great!"
"I feel like I am getting faster"
"It empowered my daughter and she now feels more in control and better about her lif
"Since Kurbo a lot of changes have happened in the household. No more chips, no more sweets.”
“I started cooking with less oil and salt and including more vegetables in my recipes,”
“I got on the exercise bike last week and it had never occurred to me to do that. Modeling good behavior is important for my child