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June 30, 2011
  As someone dedicated to preventing obesity, you may be familiar with "F as in Fat," an annual report that has become a key tool for advocates in the field. For the past seven years, it has tracked obesity rates... Read more
June 30, 2011
  And the winner is. The Inside Track recently asked our readers to vote for the name of our blog. Many of you voted, and we’re happy to announce that the winner is "News Bites." Thank you to everyone who took part,... Read more
  When White House Assistant Chef Sam Kass spoke at the 6th Biennial Childhood Obesity Conference on June 28, he elicited the attention of several dozen young ladies in the audience. But one other conference attendee also had his eyes set on... Read more
June 23, 2011
  Picture this: A truck carrying produce is making deliveries to local a grocery store, but gets into a fender-bender on the way.   Everybody is OK, and the damage to the truck is minimal. But because of the accident,... Read more
  "Kids meal changes: Toys out, apple slices in. RT @NRNonline: Jack in the Box makes big menu changes. http://bit.ly/jurUUw." —@danielconway, the public affairs director of the California Restaurant Association, in a Tuesday tweet. Jack in the Box, the fifth-largest fast-food... Read more
  As a reminder, PreventObesity.net co-founder Marty Kearns is a keynote speaker at the big event, and is scheduled to appear on a June 30 panel about social media. There's a ton of fun stuff happening at the conference, including... Read more