As parents and young people prepare for the latter to graduate and take more than baby steps into the world of work and continuing education, they're likely talking about some of the do's and don'ts that can impact young futures — sometimes badly.
February 29, 2016|
Lois M. Collins
There is an issue that has been flying under the radar for far too long. It is an issue that has become a socially acceptable form of discrimination and is prevalent in every state throughout our great nation: Weight bias. The unfortunate reality is that 69 percent of adults in the United States are overweight and 35 percent are obese. To compound on this highly complex threat to our nation’s health and well-being, how the general population perceives those who are overweight or obese is debatably an even more powerful societal issue.
February 27, 2016|
Stephanie Roque, MS, RD, CD