American Obesity Quotes
JORDIN SPARKS from american idol?
Who thinks JORDIN SPARKS is fat.. ??
I personally dont think shes fat.. Shes really pretty ..!!!
But MEME ROTH, of the National Action Against Obesity, is sticking to her guns. She says, quote, “When I look at Jordin, I see diabetes, I see heart disease, I see high cholesterol.
“That’s what’s sad about this. . . she is not the vision of health. She is the vision of un-health.”
White Noise- Don Delillo
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Understanding Childhood Obesity (Understanding Health and Sickness Series)
Almost fourteen percent of American children over age six and twelve percent of adolescents are obese, more than double the rate of thirty years ago. Although there are countless diet and weight-loss books on the market, few of them explain in jargon-free terms the basic factors, the body processes that can lead to childhood obesity, and the research currently underway to combat this growing heal…
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Fat Land: How Americans Became the Fattest People in the World
In this astonishing expose, journalist Greg Critser looks beyond the sensational headlines to reveal why nearly 60 percent of Americans are now overweight. Critser’s sharp-eyed reportage and sharp-tongued analysis make for a disarmingly funny and truly alarming book. Critser investigates the many factors of American life — from supersize to Super Mario, from high-fructose corn syrup to the high c…
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Fat Politics: The Real Story behind America’s Obesity Epidemic
Our government is telling us that obesity is a major health crisis, that sixty percent of Americans are “overweight,” and that one in four is obese. But how true are these claims? In Fat Politics, Eric Oliver unearths the real story behind America’s “obesity epidemic.” Oliver shows how a handful of doctors, government bureaucrats, and health researchers, with financial backing from the dru…