By Jen Christensen

August 25, 2011 Updated Aug 25, 2011 at 11:17 PM CDT

This week on,  the age old debate of whether or not to pack your child's lunch is a hot topic as students head back to school. Is this a priority at your house? Local moms weigh in. 

And is it a good idea for obese teenagers to have gastric bypass surgery? One woman tells us why it was a good decision for her.

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