Food Fight

Food Fight

The Inside Story of the Food Industry, America's Obesity Crisis, and What We Can Do About It

Book - 2004
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This text describes the deeply entrenched biological and cultural forces that lead Americans to over-eat and become physically inactive, and outlines creative, innovative and controversial solutions to the problem. better than its people, that targets poorer people as a market for high-calorie, low-nutrient junk food, and that allows children to be manipulated into eating poor diets through toy giveaways and in-school promotions; a call to action for social and policy change; and a workable plan to improve individual health and that of one's family with recommendations and controversial stances.
Publisher: Chicago : Contemporary Books, [2004], ©2004
ISBN: 9780071402507
0071402500
Branch Call Number: 616.398 Br
Characteristics: x, 356 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Horgen, Katherine Battle

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