Monthly Archives: November 2012

  1. All the treasure in the world…


    November 14, 2012 by afrazzini

    … is worthless unless you have someone to share it with. Every argument in favor of SNAP (aka food stamps) …
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  2. SNAP: Still Fighting for the “Stamp” of Approval


    November 13, 2012 by lizzyannsanders

    Working in the Durham Health Department this summer, I began to see just how instrumental SNAP (the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance …
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  3. Fighting the Food Industry


    November 13, 2012 by hkari2012

    >Food Inc. Earthlings. Farmageddon. SuperSize Me. King Corn. These are all movies aiming to reveal the food industry’s deceptive practices, …
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  4. Food Marketing: The cost to perpetuate childhood obesity


    November 12, 2012 by catherinecoughlin

    Food Marketing. If you’ve ever watched TV you know that food marketing comprises quite a bit of airtime. But good …
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  5. “Mom, I want THAT!” – Marketing Unhealthy Foods to Kids


    November 12, 2012 by amberpulaski

    American children watch around 3.5 hours of television per day. Of course, with that come a lot of advertisements. In …
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  6. The Never Ending Election


    November 12, 2012 by blistenfelt

    “What are the economic and social arguments for or against the proposals to cut $16.5 billion from SNAP over the …
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  7. Profits vs. Health: Can the food industry be a friend to public health?


    November 12, 2012 by Olivia Dong

    When thinking about whether or not the food industry can be a friend to public health, I thought of a …
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