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“Michelle Obama takes stand on mental health in compelling op-ed”

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This February 17, 2016 article talks about First Lady, Michelle Obama’s stance on Mental Health Care in the United States.

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“Michelle Obama Promotes Awareness of Mental Health Care”

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This March 4, 2015 ABC News article talks about First Lady Michelle Obama’s promotion of mental health care.

“Proposed food labels stress calories, sugar, portions”

One of Joes food and sometimes even beverage

One of Joes food and sometimes even beverage (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 

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This February 27, 2014 Detroit Free Press article talks about proposed changes to food and beverage labels that are hoped to make is simpler for consumers to know what the nutritional value of the food they are buying is.

 

 

 

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“Just 1 in 4 U.S. Teens Gets Enough Exercise”

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This January 8, 2014 HealthDay article on the Philly.com website talks about research that indicates most teens are getting less than 1 hour of physical activity per day.  The research also finds that teens who are obese tend to be less likely to be physically active then teens of a healthy weight.  This observation has researchers wondering if obesity causes decreased activity or if decreased activity causes obesity (made me think of which came first? the chicken? or the egg?)

Two mice; the mouse on the left has more fat s...

Two mice; the mouse on the left has more fat stores than the mouse on the right. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

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