(Creative Commons photo courtesy flickr.com/fabrico/)
10 percent of infants and 20 percent of preschoolers are overweight, according to a new IOM report.
Here are 15 tips to combat obesity in babies from the IOM.

(Creative Commons photo courtesy flickr.com/fabrico/)

10 percent of infants and 20 percent of preschoolers are overweight, according to a new IOM report.

Here are 15 tips to combat obesity in babies from the IOM.


…for households living in food deserts, what are the options?
These numbers suggest that in America’s battle for healthier living, some types of community start at a distinct disadvantage. And all the food plates in the world can’t fix that.

America’s battle to lose weight and eat healthy has many fronts. But for some people and some communities, the battle is about having access to healthy food. Patchwork Nation looks at food deserts around the country.

…for households living in food deserts, what are the options?

These numbers suggest that in America’s battle for healthier living, some types of community start at a distinct disadvantage. And all the food plates in the world can’t fix that.

America’s battle to lose weight and eat healthy has many fronts. But for some people and some communities, the battle is about having access to healthy food. Patchwork Nation looks at food deserts around the country.