by Sam P.K. Collins Nov 13, 2014
These marketing tactics disproportionately affect a demographic already reeling from preventable chronic health issues.
by Sam P.K. Collins Nov 6, 2014
But most Americans have no idea there's any link between the two to begin with.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Oct 23, 2014
Overweight women aren't hired to be the public face of companies -- an issue that doesn't exist for men.
by Jeff Spross Sep 30, 2014
The bulk of the spending will go to grants to support local farming efforts and food hubs, with come with myriad health and economic benefits -- especially for the nation's poorest citizens.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Sep 2, 2014
Rich Americans' diets are improving as poorer Americans are increasingly struggling to afford healthy food.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Aug 22, 2014
"If restaurants are going to incentivize children, they should incentivize them to eat healthy."
by Sam P.K. Collins Aug 21, 2014
"The findings are jaw-dropping."
by Sam P.K. Collins Aug 14, 2014
The recent findings come on the heels of another report that designated diabetes and obesity as two of the greatest public health challenges of the 21st century.
by Claire Moser - Guest Contributor Jun 25, 2014
Children living near parks have more opportunities to be active -- but states need more funding to increase outdoor spaces.
by Rebecca Leber May 23, 2014
An anti-obesity campaign from the New York City Department of Education is sending 850,000 “Fitnessgram” letters home to parents with their schoolchildren’s BMI.