Tag: childhood obesity

Obesity Fight Goes Global

The fight against obesity has gone global. The International Association for the Study of Obesity is encouraging governments to do something about the obesity epidemic, which will ultimately lead to a chronic… Read More

Prevention: Key to Stemming Childhood Obesity

A couple of months ago, the CDC reported that childhood obesity rates are leveling off in many states – that’s good news. Here’s the not so good news:  according to the American… Read More

Mrs Obama Challenges Food Marketing Tactic by R Mandanah Stockton

There are so many fun things we can do with our children and grandchildren:  walks in the park, reading books, playing soccer or basketball, going to the grocery store. . .NOT!  Taking… Read More

Teen Health Habits Improve by R Mandanah Stockton

A new study conducted by the University of Massachusetts shows that American adolescents are eating more fruits and vegetables and are getting more exercise than they did ten years ago. For the… Read More

Prevention Key to Stemming Severe Childhood Obesity Trend by R Mandanah Stockton

A couple of months ago, the CDC reported that childhood obesity rates are leveling off in many states – that’s good news. Here’s the not so good news:  according to the American… Read More