Nutrition Trends: Eyes on the Size

Nutrition Trends: Eyes on the Size

"F as in Fat" study says U.S. obesity policies are a big fat failure so far.

In the past year, adult obesity rates increased in almost half the states (23 to be exact) and declined…well, in none. That's one of the depressing conclusions documented in “F as in Fat: How Obesity Policies Are Failing in America 2009,” a report released recently by the Trust for America's Health (TFAH) and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF).

The report takes to task the so-far-ineffectual po

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