Childhood Obesity

The healthy child: assembly required | Kathleen Gallagher | TEDxUNC

Translator: Silvia Rivera Reviewer: Denise RQ Good afternoon. When I was a senior in college, studying Early Childhood Education, I was a little worried about getting a job, and wondered…

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LHI Webinar: Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity (Part 1 of 5)

CARTER BLAKEY: During today’s webinar you will hear from several distinguished speakers. Assistant Secretary for Health, Howard Koh will introduce this month’s LHI topic, nutrition,…

By: Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
Maternal Diet May Affect Stress Responses in Children

"Maternal Diet May Affect Stress Responses in Children" In a critique of the scientific validity of the dietary advice in Men’s Health magazine, they discovered nuggets like this, claiming…

By: NutritionFacts.org
Why Is Healthy Gut Flora So Important for Weight Loss?

Our gut is home to approximately one hundred trillion microorganisms. Your body contains far more bacteria than your own cells. No need to dwell on the fact that your significant other…

By: Bites of Reason
REACH: Improving Lives, Inspiring Hope

Mrs. Delagard, a 76-year-old, was scheduled to have her leg amputated. One of her family members came to a community REACH diabetes education class and talked with a community health…

By: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Innovations in Public Health with Prof Moyez Jiwa

When Susanna asked me to do this talk, I was reminded of a conversation at our dinner table when I was 17 years old. So you can picture the scene, we're all sitting around the table.…

By: Curtin University