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Obesity Epidemic

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A Healthy School Lunch and the Edible School Year
From edutopia.org, produced by Edutopia
You can lead students to nutritious food, but can you make them bite? The answer to that increasingly relevant question is yes, if you get creative.  At Saint Paul Public Schools, in Saint Paul, Minnesota, the director of nutrition and commercial ser... [more]
August 21, 2010 at 04:20 PM
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American Obesity Benchmark:
From pecentral.org, produced by Science Leadership Academy
This eight minute video contains a large number of statistics about the Americas obesity epidemic. This is an important video for students to see because of the problem obesity creates for society of for the individual. A good history of modern food ... [more]
June 16, 2011 at 01:25 PM
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Ages: 13 - 18
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Body Mass Index - Khan Academy
From YouTube, produced by Salman Khan
Learn how to calculate your own body mass index. (07:20)
September 13, 2012 at 08:06 PM
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Ages: 11 - 18
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Creating Health: Childhood Obesity
From YouTube, produced by Research Channel
Kris Clark, professor of nutritional sciences at Pennsylvania State University hosts various Penn State health professionals in an examination of the causes of childhood obesity, including the impact of larger food portions and reduced physical activ... [more]
August 4, 2009 at 07:03 AM
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Ages: 11 - 18
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Childhood Obesity Epidemic - ABC News
From YouTube, produced by NBC News
News short on the childhood obesity epidemic. One in five children in the United States is diagnosed with obesity. About 1/4 of kids in the US don't exercise on a regular basis. For the first time in history, this generation may be sicker and die you... [more]
August 4, 2009 at 06:55 AM
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Ages: 14 - 18
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American Obesity Benchmark
From pecentral.com, produced by Science Leadership Academy
This video takes a look at Americas' obesity epidemic. There are lots of facts and stats. It shares a lot of information about choosing the right foods and not processed foods. This video is very in-depth and detailed.....well done! (8:40)
March 12, 2011 at 12:06 AM
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Ages: 8 - 12
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Childhood Obesity PSA
From SchoolTube
Approximately 15% of all American children from the ages of 6-9 are overweight.  This has doubled since 1970.  (0:40)
June 7, 2010 at 04:43 PM
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Ages: 8 - 13
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Obesity
From SchoolTube, produced by St. Paul the Apostle School
Obesity is a problem that is affecting many children.  Too many children sit in front of the computer or the video games instead of playing outside.  This PSA discusses those issues.
June 7, 2010 at 04:40 PM
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Ages: 11 - 18
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Teenage Obesity and Weight Loss Treatments
From YouTube
Two teens discuss their struggles with obesity and how they used weight loss surgery to help them.  About 15% of teens are obese-many have tried weight loss programs but they didn't work. 1:45 min.
August 4, 2009 at 06:42 AM
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Let's Move: Michelle Obama on Childhood Obesity
From pecentral.org, produced by WhiteHouse.Gov
A two minute video about what Michelle Obama learned and how she is trying to create community awareness of the challenge of childhood obesity.
June 16, 2011 at 11:05 PM
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