Obesity is Gluttony Narrative

Obesity is Gluttony Narrative

November 14, 2012

Yes, excess dietary intake leads to obesity, which in turn fuels metabolic syndrome, but the use of multiple large pieces of chocolate cake to represent intake just stokes the fire of weight bias and the belief that excess intake is consequent to simple gluttony. Source

Obesity In America

Obesity In America

October 9, 2012

Today, millions of Americans suffer health problems due to obesity. This national epidemic does not just stop at our borders; It effects many other countries around the world as well. How does America measure up in comparison? Read on to find out more about obesity in the U.S. Source

Health and Fitness Obsessed

Health and Fitness Obsessed

October 9, 2012

Infographic created by undergraduate students at Temple U. Fox School of Business for MIS3538: Social Media Innovation course taught by Prof. Steven Johnson in Fall, 2011. http://bit.ly/mis3538 Source

1 in 3 children in America is overweight

1 in 3 children in America is overweight

June 19, 2012

Childrens’ health in America is a growing problem, largely due to poor diet and changing play habits. There are some easy things you can do to reverse this trend. Source