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  ‘"We want to emphasize not the buildings themselves but the spaces between them’ -- great approach to urban planning! http://bit.ly/gCSzxI" — @kaboom, sharing a story about how one Louisiana town is rethinking its town design to focus on improving outdoor... Read more
April 7, 2011
There’s less than a week left to tell the U.S. Department of Agriculture that you support improved nutrition standards in public schools. As many of you already are aware, the USDA is currently considering implementing new nutrition guidelines for school... Read more
  The Inside Track can’t help but give a shout-out this week to PreventObesity.net leader Grace Freedman, who over the past several days has made waves in social media circles for several of her efforts. Freedman runs Eatdinner.org, a website dedicated... Read more
 When Alfonso Basurto was in the fifth grade, he stole a package of weight loss supplements from the grocery store. Basurto wasn’t a born criminal — quite the opposite, considering he would eventually grow up and join the Sheriff’s Department. Rather, the... Read more