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Obesity Epidemic

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Ages: 9 - 18
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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Ages: 12 - 18
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
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
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 acti... [more]
August 4, 2009 at 07:03 AM
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Ages: 8 - 12
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: unspecified
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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Ages: 14 - 18
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: 10 - 18
The Family Meal
From snagfilms.com, produced by Mickey Freeman
Obesity is second only to smoking as the leading cause of preventable deaths in the United States. Ironically, in the midst of this epidemic, American families are chronically under-nourished. It has been suggested that one cause of today's obesity c... [more]
September 25, 2011 at 05:35 PM
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Ages: 16 - 18
Jamie Oliver's TED Prize Wish: Teach Every Child About Food
From ted.com
21:53 Video Sharing powerful stories from his anti-obesity project in Huntington, W. Va., TED Prize winner Jamie Oliver makes the case for an all-out assault on our ignorance of food.
Found by ECP in Obesity Epidemic
January 19, 2012 at 11:59 AM
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Ages: 18 - 18
Stephen Palumbi: Following the mercury trail
From ted.com
15:43 Video There's a tight and surprising link between the ocean's health and ours, says marine biologist Stephen Palumbi. He shows how toxins at the bottom of the ocean food chain find their way into our bodies, with a shocking story of toxic conta... [more]
Found by ECP in Obesity Epidemic
January 19, 2012 at 12:19 PM
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