In an interview with Jim Lehrer, first lady Michelle Obama said it’s critically important for the future of the country to bring childhood obesity under control and encourage more physical fitness. Continue reading
Michelle Obama launched a new program Tuesday aimed at eliminating childhood obesity within one generation. The “Let’s Move” initiative, which seeks to reshape childhood eating and exercise habits, marks her first major public policy effort as first lady. Continue reading
Last month, writer and journalist David Sax visited the Sixth & I Historic Synagogue in Washington, D.C., to kibbutz about a favorite, salivating subject: the delicatessen.
Lee Hochberg reports on the difficulty in tracking the source of tainted foods and the complicated trail from production to sale. Continue reading
Health correspondent Betty Ann Bowser talks to author Dr. David Kessler about overeating and what is behind people’s cravings, the subject of his new book, “The End of Overeating.” Continue reading