I heard on the local news this morning that some New York City council members are introducing a bill today to ban fast food companies from including toys in kid’s meals, a measure similar to one that has already passed in San Francisco. In a statement, City Council Deputy Majority Leader Leroy Comrie said, “While […]
Talk is spreading throughout our Garden State and abroad that Governor Christie knows he can win the U.S. Presidential election. Which year, he is not saying. This is what I am saying. I am currently an overweight mom of three kids. If you calculate my BMI (Body Mass Index) as determined by the National Institute of […]
I sat across the table from an accomplished neurologist last week as he went on and on about the importance of diet and exercise for optimum health. He quoted various case studies with amazing results and then warned us that these studies go largely ignored because we live in a world of treatment, not prevention. […]
I also know, all too well, the link between childhood obesity and the consumption of fat-laidened hamburgers and fries. But yet, I still partake in the wares of Mickey-D’s. More grievous, I subject my own children to these tempations.