We Cut Calories Shipped to Schools by 90 Percent!

August 17, 2012

In May 2006, we worked with the Alliance for a Healthier Generation to establish School Beverage Guidelines that limit portion sizes and reduce the number…

New Yorkers’ Voices Falling on Deaf Ears

August 16, 2012

In New York City where Mayor Bloomberg and his Board of Health are trying to control what New Yorkers eat and drink, the people have a right to be heard…

More Americans Walking Toward a Healthier Future

August 15, 2012

A recent report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows that more Americans are taking an active role in their physical fitness by hitting…

Curiosity: The Mother of Innovation?

August 6, 2012

Last week, millions of people around the globe watched gymnasts land their routines in their fight for Olympic glory.  On Sunday at 10:32 p.m. PDT, the…

An Olympic Feat of Recycling

August 3, 2012

The much anticipated and hotly discussed large tangle of red steel inside London’s Olympic Park has caught the attention of critics and art lovers alike…

Words Worth Sharing

August 2, 2012

We’ve shared our opinion of Mayor Bloomberg’s soda ban quite a few times since it was first proposed back in May. We’ve also shared that public opinion…

A Taxing Victory for Michael Phelps

August 1, 2012

While Michael Phelps savors the accomplishment of being the most decorated athlete in the history of the Olympics, his accountant may be busy calculating…

Did You Participate in “Let’s Move!” Olympic Fun Day?

July 30, 2012

On Friday evening, Americans from coast to coast were watching the opening ceremonies for the London 2012 Summer Olympics – marking the official start…

Bugs Bunny: Bargain Shopper?

July 27, 2012

A recent report from the U.S. Department of Agriculture offers goods news to health conscious, price-savvy grocery shoppers: fruits and vegetables (by…

Bloomberg’s Soda Ban: More Evidence to Support Its Inevitable Failure as a Successful Public Health Policy

July 26, 2012

A little more than a month ago, we blogged about an article on TheAtlantic.com noting that Mayor Bloomberg has misread the data he cited to support his…