By Sharon Begley April 30 (Reuters) - The incidence of obesity in the United States has soared from 13 percent to 34 percent over the ...
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While better use of feet and forks may be a matter of personal responsibility, the environment that dictates our daily options -- that empowers or disempowers -- is a matter of public policy.
The current swine flu epidemic, with all of its gravitas, actually almost makes light of another "epidemic" that has afflicted millions in the U.S. for years and which shows no sign of subsiding: childhood obesity.
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