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Fast Food – The Infographics Show (136 seconds)

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Dear people in the U.S.___TFT at Whole Foods Market

  “TFT will hold a two-week campaign with Genji, who operates sushi bars at over 160 Whole Foods Market stores nationwide. During the campaign period (September 25th – October 8th, 2013), healthy Red Quinoa and Brown Rice Avocado Cucumber Rolls … Continue reading

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Art of Interdisciplinarity in School Lunch

Now should be the time to bridge an explanation-action gap between food experts and policy makers as they check with one another. Policy makers should understand or pay attention to what food experts argue, while food experts should respect available … Continue reading

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The First State in the U.S. that set up a statewide public-private funding partnership for school meals

“They do it as a classroom and they’re eating with their buddies, and it makes it more of like a family atmosphere,” described Cristi Rulen, who is the food service director for 10 schools in West Virginia (Gusman, 2013). Obesity … Continue reading

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?Food Insecurity = Obesity?

Expanding emphasis to the issue of food security, it is still debatable whether food insecurity and obesity is correlated. Food Research and Action Center puts numerous research findings showing a link between food insecurity and overweight or obesity. However at … Continue reading

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?Obesity Epidemic? 82% globally & 100% increase in one region over the past 20 years

The study, which has taken more than 5 years to complete with a collaboration of 488 researchers from 50 countries and 303 institutions, revealed that Every country except for sub-Saharan African countries experiences increasing obesity rates. 82% globally 100% in … Continue reading

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