Childhood Nutrition Education: What Works, What Doesn’t and What’s Missing
Nutrition / Physical Activity / Public Health / Take-Out

Childhood Nutrition Education: What Works, What Doesn’t and What’s Missing

Feed them and weigh them. Such were the words of nutrition education pioneer, Mary Schwartz Rose, in regards to some of the earliest studies on malnutrition. Today, though the topic of discussion has shifted from malnutrition to obesity, nutrition education still promises healthier and happier lives. However – while some programs promote fruits and vegetables, and others … Continue reading

Nutrition And Physical Activity: Not Just Fun and Games
Nutrition / Physical Activity

Nutrition And Physical Activity: Not Just Fun and Games

Did you spend your childhood driving a wagon? Buying spare axles and hunting bison? How about chasing thieves across the world? If you answered “yes” to any of these questions, then chances are that you were once under the influence of serious video games.  Some may recall The Oregon Trail and Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego, games that we look … Continue reading