To distract us from the facts, the fast food industry and its defenders blame parents for the rising child obesity rate.
Teaching the value of healthy eating in schools is a great way to fight obesity.
Parents, schools, communities, and experts all have a role to play in finding solutions to this crisis.
Lax standards allow far too many unhealthy junk foods to slip through the cracks and infiltrate our cafeterias.
Many potential recruits are too overweight to join the armed services.
As many as 80 percent of overweight children may experience a lifetime of increased health risks.
Michelle Obama: Oh Great. While I'm out killing myself educating America about eating in moderation, you're busy further feeding the overfed (insurance companies).
Access to nutritious food is a matter of social justice.