Proximity to convenience stores foste...

Proximity to convenience stores fosters child obesity

There are 1 comment on the PhysOrg Weblog story from Dec 17, 2009, titled Proximity to convenience stores fosters child obesity. In it, PhysOrg Weblog reports that:

Childhood obesity is directly related to how close kids live to convenience stores, according to the preliminary findings of a major Canadian study presented at the Entretiens Jacques-Cartier in Lyon, France.

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Captain A

Phoenix, AZ

#1 Dec 19, 2009
France...Keep out American style fast food.....Keep out Hollywood....Keep out MTV....limit their time on the computer to an hour a day. we are loosing this same war here in the U.S....Our children are like fat vampires because they are always watching a TV or a computer screen. They don't know where the Atlantic ocean is on a world map but they do know what kind of lipstick lady gaga wears.

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