Post Profile






Reuters: How the White House wobbled on childhood obesity

I am in Brazil at meetings of World Nutrition Rio 2012 but was deluged yesterday by links to a lengthy Reuters’ Special Report: How Washington went soft on childhood obesity. In an e-mail, Reuters explains that its report is about how food and beverage companies dominate policymaking in Washington, doubled lobbying expenditures during the past three years, and defeated [...]
read more

share

Related Posts


White House's Childhood Obesity Task Force Must Focus On Providing Treatment For Minority Children

Health : Medical News Today

The White House Task Force on Childhood Obesity, created by the president as part of the first lady's "Let's Move" campaign, aims to solve the epidemic of childhood obesity within a generation, returning the country to a rate of 5 p...

97-Year-Old Army Vet Goes on a Field Trip to the White House, Meets Obama

Ethnicity & Race / African American : The Root

Vivian Bailey, a 97-year-old Army veteran and Maryland native, had one of her wishes come true Tuesday when she went on a field trip to the White House and met President Obama and Vice-President Joe Biden, a White House source repor...

PM Listage: Fancy Pants Price Index; Fergus Henderson's Life in Food

Lifestyle / Food & Drink : Eater National

Dat Dog, New Orleans. [Photo: Amy Jett / Eater NOLA] · The 2011 Fancy Pants Menu Price Index [The Price Hike] · My Life In Food: Fergus Henderson [Independent] · How Washington Went Soft on Childhood Obesity [Reuters] ·...

How the White House Wobbled on Childhood Obesity

Lifestyle / Food & Drink : Corby's Fresh Feeds

Despite Michelle Obama's high-profile child obesity campaign, the White House hasn't managed to change the nation's kids' diets.

Santorum Announces White House Bid

Politics / US Politics : Taegan Goddard's Political Wire

Rick Santorum (R), “who fell short in his 2012 presidential bid, launched another run for the White House on Wednesday with a promise to restore the economic power of middle-class American workers,” Reuters reports. Washington Post:...

Comments



Copyright © 2015 Regator, LLC