United States of Obesity 2010

United States of Obesity 2010

August 8, 2013

American has an expanding obesity problem. Find out which states have the most and lease obese populations. Source

The World of Obesity

The World of Obesity

July 8, 2013

A look at obesity around the world. Fast food is everywhere, and it’s been called as addictive as heroin. Source

Can weight loss save you money?

Can weight loss save you money?

May 27, 2013

Can whittling your waistline really add some heft to your wallet? Source

Swelling Servings

Swelling Servings

May 22, 2013

As demands from consumers increase and restaurant’s compete more for customers, portion sizes of fast food restaurants and snacks get bigger and bigger. This infographic provides information about how portion sizes have grown and how that’s affected people’s weight. It also shows how to regain control and limit portion sizes to maintain healthy weight. Source

Top 10 Exercise Myths

Top 10 Exercise Myths

May 18, 2013

When your trying to maintain a healthy and active lifestyle or you’re trying to lose weight, it’s important to dispel common nutrition and exercise myths to get the most out of your lifestyle. This helpful infographic points out common exercise myths and provides the real facts. Source

Who is Missing from the Table?

Who is Missing from the Table?

May 8, 2013

This infographic provides a pie chart about the national discussion on childhood obesity to show everyone who is part of the discussion and to illustrate the overweight families and children are the ones not participating in this important community discussion. Source

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Obesity Worldwide

February 17, 2013

This given information about obesity with a large picture of a very large person shows the percentage and population of obese people, either children or adults. Source

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Cargill’s 36 Million Lb. Turkey Recall

January 24, 2013

After dozens of people in 26 states were infected by an antibiotic resistant strain of Salmonella, Cargill Meat Solutions issued a recall on 36 million pounds of ground turkey. So how many pounds is that compared to other items? Source

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Body Mass Index

December 25, 2012

BMI tracking over nearly two years Source

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America’s Sugar Addiction

November 25, 2012

Research findings detailing the problem of sugar addiction 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

The Paleolithic Diet Explained

The Paleolithic Diet Explained

September 8, 2012

The food that we eat today often disrupts our natural body ecosystem and making modifications in our eating habits can help to restore health and normal body weight. This infographic takes a look at the basic concepts behind the paleolithic diet and how to practice this diet in your life. Source