Obesity worldwide: the map of the world's weight - The Guardian (blog)

Policy & Education

Published: February 19, 2013

PR Web (press release) Obesity worldwide: the map of the world's weight The Guardian (blog) Obesity is in the news again – but how does the UK compare to the rest of the world? The World Health Organisation (WHO) database contains global comparisons of overweight and obesity prevalence broken down over time. The map below shows the … Dr. Madan Now Offers Phone Consultation For Individuals Suffering From …PR Web (press release) A third of…

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School garden - The Daily Iberian

Food Environment Research Policy & Education

Published: February 18, 2013

School garden The Daily Iberian The project is one of several executed through the West End Health and Wellness Project, funded by a $1 million grant from Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana Foundation. The grant is shared among the interests of Delcambre Direct Seafood, the …

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Cycling surges after city bike lane project, Tulane PRC study finds

Physical Activity Research Policy & Education

Published: February 05, 2013

by Naomi Englar February 2013 Bike lanes continue to gain popularity in New Orleans with the latest set of lanes boasting a surge in riders, according to a new Tulane University study. On South Carrollton Avenue, researchers at Tulane University School of Public Health & Tropical Medicine saw more than three times the number of people cycling after one-mile long bike lanes were striped. Kathryn Parker, assistant director of Tulane’s Prevention Research Center, led the…

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