Date Post Title Post Summary Topics
Jan 25, 2010 A Crucial Tool in Fighting Childhood Obesity: Monitoring Body Mass Index It’s no secret that childhood obesity has reached epidemic proportions. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the number of obese children has tripled since 1980. Health Policy | Obesity
Jan 18, 2010 Give High School Students Healthy Transportation Choices, Too We all recognize the signs of a livable community: people biking and kids walking safely around their neighborhoods. These are important forms of commuting that also contribute to a community’s vitality. This is especially true for children, who should be able to securely walk and bike to their most important destinations: schools, parks, and their friends’ homes. Chronic Disease | Obesity | Public Health