No real surprise, maybe, that fat makes news, but data from the CDC’s National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, reported in this week’s JAMA, says while supersizing isn’t slowing down among men and children, women seem to be holding steady on the scales.
Chicago Sun Times’s Jim Ritter: Read it
Milwaukee Journal’s John Fauber: Read it
Newsday’s Delthia Ricks Read it
Washington Post’s Rob Stein Read itHere is JAMA’s abstract.
For a different note from the same tune: Newsday’s Curtis Taylor reports TV makes kids fat. read it