Petition to Ban Junk Food From Day Care Centers: YMCA of the USA
Friday, April 11, 2008
Dear Mr. Neil Nicoll and the YMCA of the USA,
Thank you to the YMCA of the USA for the many great things you do for children, in
School Kids and BMI Screenings
Friday, March 7, 2008
Child Obesity is a public health crisis, and there's nothing wrong with our public schools providing aggregate data to the government and critical data to parents. Studies show the majority of
"Dreaded Weigh In" NY Times
Friday, February 29, 2008
Obesity is rife with denial. Studies show people don’t recognize the degree of their own obesity or that of their children. We wildly
National Eating Disorder Week- Fat Genes or Fat Jeans?
Monday, February 25, 2008
It’s National Eating Disorder Week. We should admit as a nation, we have one... and we need to get busy with staging an intervention. Any life lost is tragic. We lose approximately 200 lives to
White, Overweight Women Paid Less
Monday, February 11, 2008
While we acknowledge that categorical obesity causes an increase in cost to companies...(a la the Duke U. study: ), and  
Change our thinking.    Change our behavior.     End obesity now.
“Thank you for speaking out against obesity and in particular the problem of obesity among children.” 
M.M. Stony Point, NY