See Food pyramids
- Group Helps US Children Learn About Healthy Foods - Text + Audio + Video - 30 May 2015
"In its fifth year, FoodCorps puts more than 180 young Americans into 500 schools across the United States, where they focus on teaching students about nutrition, engaging them with hands-on activities, and improving their access to healthy foods whether in the cafeteria or the greater community."
- Pick the right veg' for health
"Foods, like raspberries, watercress and kale, are richer in phytonutrients which may help prevent disease."
They "can protect the heart and arteries and prevent cancers."
- OBESITY :
De jeunes Américains obèses à Reedley en Californie le 19 octobre 2009 (20minutes.fr)
- Obesity - Published August 26, 2011
"This four-part Series critically examines what we know about the global obesity pandemic: its drivers, its economic and health burden,
the physiology behind weight control and maintenance, and what science tells us about the kind of actions that are needed to change our obesogenic environment and reverse the current tsunami of risk factors for chronic diseases in future generations..."
- Half of U.S. adults will be obese by 2030, report says - August 26, 2011
"unless the government makes changing the food environment a policy priority, according to a report released Thursday on the international obesity crisis in the British medical journal the Lancet."
vicious diet cycle
- FOOD SECURITY :
1 Food security in the United States
1.1 Community food
security 1.2 Food insecurity
2 Stunting and chronic nutritional deficiencies
3 Global water crisis
4 Land degradation
5 Climate change
5.1 Agriculture 5.2 Children
6 Wheat stem rust
7 Infectious diseases
8 Dictatorship and kleptocracy
9 Economic approaches
9.1 Westernized view 9.2 Food justice
9.3 Food sovereignty
10 World Food Summit
11 Achieving food security
11.1 The agriculture-hunger-poverty
nexus 11.2 Biotechnology for smallholders in the (sub)tropics
12 Risks to food security
12.1 Fossil fuel dependence
12.2 Genetic erosion in agricultural and livestock biodiversity
12.3 Threats from conventional hybridization for higher yield,
genetic engineering and the resulting loss of biodiversity
12.4 Price setting...