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Children Diabetes

An Investment in Prevention Offers a Healthy Return

Steven Knapp | Posted 07.16.2014 | College
Steven Knapp

More and more children and young adults are developing type 2 diabetes, a disease that was previously virtually nonexistent in these age groups -- and one that is linked to unhealthy weight gain.

Food Pantries Offering Nutrition Classes, Fighting The Fast Food Diet

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Children are going hungry in America. It's becoming irrefutable based on recent studies by government agencies and anti-hunger groups. These groups es...

Do We Need a 'Fattitude Adjustment?'

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
David Katz, M.D.

In my public speaking, I routinely note that obesity remains the last bastion of socially acceptable prejudice in our society. I keep waiting for the statement to become obsolete, but it hasn't happened yet.