The Army reports only 23% of young people are qualified to serve. Obesity is not the only factor contributing to this national security risk. Asthma and joint problems also play a role.
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by J.D. Heyes, Natural News If you wanted to know just how bad America’s obesity epidemic has gotten, look no further than a just-released report that found 70 percent of American youth do not qualify for military service, mostly because they are too fat to fight. As reported by the Washington Examiner, the report notes […]
West Virginia University calls ex-Dean Gregory Hand’s involvement with Coca-Cola seemingly unscrupulous. The former head of the School of Public Health was paid over half a million dollars to start a non-profit promoting the message that lack of exercise, not sugary beverages, is responsible for obesity.