Obesity, particularly as it applies to children, is enjoying increased scrutiny along with copious advice and theories on how best to combat this growing malady. That it is a serious health hazard in addition to being a detriment to the ability to perform day-to-day tasks and to one’s self esteem has reached the ear of the White House.
COLUMN: Best way to fight obesity is to get kids moving
To read the full article, please sign up or login.
Get full access to the Columbia Missourian on your computer, phone, and tablet for just $5.95 per month. Or click here for full access for one day for only 99 cents.
* All the high-quality, in-depth journalism of the Columbia Missourian and Vox Magazine, updated 24/7
* Your news. Your device. Your time.
If you'd like to read more about the value of being a member, read this column from the Missourian's executive editor, Tom Warhover.