Obesity

New 50-State Index Shows Most Young Adults Not “Citizen-Ready”

WASHINGTON/Dec. 19, 2017 (STL.NEWS) — America’s strength depends on workforce-ready, law abiding men and women who are able to defend our nation. Unfortunately, a new report shows the majority of America’s young adults fail to meet at least one of these indicators. More than three-fourths of the states (37 states) earned a grade of C or … Continue reading New 50-State Index Shows Most Young Adults Not “Citizen-Ready”

With obesity on rise, Paris reflects on mirrored ‘fatphobia’

PARIS /December 15, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) —  France gave the world butter croissants and foie gras, yet it has often been a place where being overweight was seen as almost sinful. Now, after taking a hard look at the contradictions in the mirror, its capital has launched a campaign to counter sizeism, an often disregarded kind … Continue reading With obesity on rise, Paris reflects on mirrored ‘fatphobia’