Obesity in America

Obesity in America

March 16, 2013

Obesity is a problem thats quickly spreading in the U.S. This infographic takes a look at obesity and the stats on obesity in America and around the world. The infographic shows that little access to healthy foods and prevalence of fast food chains, are some of the biggest issues leading to obesity and childhood obesity […]


How Happy is the Meal You’re Paying F…

February 5, 2013

With iconic products, especially food products that are marketed primarily to children, I think it’s beneficial to take a moment to investigate how products this recognizable and loved have become so iconic. 37% of children say McDonald’s is their fast food chain of choice, and no other company gets more than 10% of their vote. […]

The Effect 0f Budget Cuts on Physical Education

The Effect 0f Budget Cuts on Physical Education

August 22, 2012

Without Physical Education Classes, children will receive fewer healthy lifestyle choices in childhood and adulthood, meaning more sedentary lifestyle and an increase of heart disease and other weight-related health issues. In the long run, this means higher health care costs for America. As state and federal goverments deliberate as to whether or not they should […]


Who’s Lovin’ It?

July 10, 2012

McDonalds Infographic depicts visual representation of McDonalds’ facts in order to raise awareness of increasing rates of obesity among adults and children, which could be related to the number of Happy Meals consumption in the United States. Additionally, the Infographic incorporates social media to draw the line between customer satisfaction reviews on social networks and […]

Is Childhood Obesity Still an Issue in California

Is Childhood Obesity Still an Issue in California

June 2, 2012

A study released today by UCLA and the California Center for Public Health Advocacy called “A Patchwork of Progress: Changes in Overweight and Obesity Among California 5th, 7th, and 9th Graders, 2005-2010” found that while in some counties, including Los Angeles, the childhood obesity rate is showing some decline, there has been an increase in […]