Articles tagged with West Virginia

Importance of good nutrition becoming a staple of national discourse

A story in the Sunday New York Times highlighted the efforts Philadelphia’s public schools are taking to combat childhood obesity— and the challenges they face in doing so. I took a look at the issue last year for ASBJ, traveling down to Huntington, West Virginia, which had once been billed as the fattest city in America, a dubious distinction that earned them a visit and a makeover from celebrity chef Jamie Oliver, who goes into greater detail about this project here:

Naomi Dillon|March 28th, 2011|Categories: Wellness, American School Board Journal|Tags: , , , , , |
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