Obesity

Childhood obesity rates have remained flat for over ten years. Despite this, the Obama Administration has proclaimed childhood obesity a “public health emergency” and is advancing burdensome regulations on the food and restaurant industries as a way to combat obesity.

 

ARTICLES:

Can We Legislate Obesity Away?
October 6 2014
Patrice J. Lee



Pimp My Shopping Cart—USDA Edition
July 22 2014
Vicki E. Alger



Fat Shaming (Slim) Kids
June 10 2014
Abby Schachter



Misinformation About Healthy Food Hurts Poor
March 26 2013
Julie Gunlock



Nanny B's Soda Ban: A New York Judge Doesn't Swallow It
March 11 2013
Charlotte Hays



Michelle Obama's 'Mission Accomplished' Moment
March 4 2013
Julie Gunlock
National Review Online



Bans on Home-Packed Lunch and Compulsory Cooking Classes
February 12 2013
Julie Gunlock



News to Senator Harkin: Obesity Rates Down!
January 31 2013
Julie Gunlock



Childhood Obesity: Another Study Points to Parental, Not Governmental, Intervention
January 22 2013
Julie Gunlock



WNBA Player Lisa Leslie: A Women for Food Freedom and Parental Responsibility!
January 17 2013
Julie Gunlock



Meanwhile, Back on Defense...
January 14 2013
Julie Gunlock



Coca-Cola Transitions To Offense
January 14 2013
Julie Gunlock



Culture of Alarmism Watch: Fat Activism
January 11 2013
Julie Gunlock



New Year's Resolution: Eat More?
January 2 2013
Julie Gunlock



Good News: Obesity Rates Decline
December 11 2012
Julie Gunlock



It's Good For You...It's Bad For You...It's Good...
November 27 2012
Julie Gunlock



Regulators Eye Alcohol
November 20 2012
Julie Gunlock



Another Misleading Soda Study
November 5 2012
Julie Gunlock



School Lunch Promises Broken
September 26 2012
Julie Gunlock



Blame Game Alert: Now It's the Food Wrapper!
September 20 2012
Julie Gunlock



Michelle Obama’s Mistaken Threat Assessment
September 14 2012
Lisa Schiffren



McDonalds Posts Calories; Eaters Yawn and Order High-Calorie Food
September 13 2012
Julie Gunlock



The First Lady Thinks Fat, Not Radical Islam, is the Greatest National Security Threat
September 13 2012
Julie Gunlock



New York Health Board Votes on Bloomberg Drink Ban
September 13 2012
Julie Gunlock



Organics: No Healthier?
September 5 2012
Julie Gunlock



North Carolina: Land of the Not So Free to Blog
August 28 2012
Julie Gunlock



Fooled Again, Ms. Parker!
August 7 2012
Julie Gunlock



Big Government Won't Solve the Problem of Big Americans
July 18 2012
Julie Gunlock



Weight Obsessed America
July 17 2012
Julie Gunlock



Another Government Food Reversal
June 26 2012
Julie Gunlock



Politics and Food Do Not Mix
June 25 2012
Julie Gunlock



As New York Goes, So Goes the Country
June 19 2012
Julie Gunlock



Soda and Health Policy Overreach
June 11 2012
Diana McKibben



School Sponsored Beer-A-Day Policy to Help Fight Obesity
June 8 2012
Julie Gunlock



Food Bans Fail
June 4 2012
Vicki E. Alger



Prohibition Returns to New York
May 31 2012
Julie Gunlock



Latest Sugar Study Has Little To Do With Sugar
May 18 2012
Julie Gunlock



Parents, Not the Government, Should be Food Police
May 16 2012
Julie Gunlock



Wrong Message on Obesity
May 16 2012
Julie Gunlock



Government's New Obesity Message: Give Up!
May 14 2012
Julie Gunlock



A New Obesity Documentary Reveals Nothing New
May 3 2012
Julie Gunlock



Parents Keep Kids Healthy
April 25 2012
Julie Gunlock



The Jig Is Up on Food Deserts
April 19 2012
Julie Gunlock



Girls Are Insecure. Wonder Why?
April 10 2012
Julie Gunlock



This Summer, Let's Stop Blaming Soda
March 27 2012
Julie Gunlock
Townhall



Anti-Obesity Funds Used to Pay Lobbyists
March 12 2012
Julie Gunlock



The Anti-Food Movement Takes Over America’s Premier Food City
March 8 2012
Julie Gunlock



Chemicals, Toys, and Calories
February 29 2012
Julie Gunlock



Thin And Unhealthy
February 22 2012
Julie Gunlock



Now Diet Soda's Bad Too
February 15 2012
Julie Gunlock