September 10, 2013
Kaiser Permanente believes that the more that we can do to make the healthy choice the easy choice in our schools and communities, the greater are everyone’s chances of living healthy, happy, productive lives.
August 29, 2013
News and media outlets have been buzzing with debate over the past few weeks concerning a recently issued recommendation from the American Academy of Pediatrics advocating for the use of BMI report cards to notify parents if their child is overweight or obese.
August 28, 2013
Results from a multi-year nationwide School Health Policies and Practices Study conducted by the Center for Disease Control demonstrated improvement in state, district, school, and classroom levels in policies related to nutrition and activity.
August 21, 2013
To help augment The Weight of the Nation for Kids films and engage youth in solution-making around obesity, a new Screening to Action: Quickstart Guide has just been published and made available for download.
“Mas y Menos” Program Increased Fruit and Vegetable Consumption in Latino Families and School-Age Children
August 15, 2013
Researchers at the University of Illinois demonstrated that a family-based intervention in healthy eating had significant results in improving overall diet.