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11:10am

Wed January 15, 2014

Youth Radio: What teens are eating outside the home

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January 15th, 2014 Featured on Stitcher According to a poll done by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, the Harvard School of Public Health, and NPR, most parents believe their children are eating healthy. On this week's episode, a couple of Youth Radio students reveal their not-so-healthy eating habits to their parents.

10:23am

Tue May 21, 2013
Your Legal Rights 05.22.13

The dangers of excess sugar causing obesity in the American diet.

Your Legal Rights considers the dangers of excess sugar causing obesity in the American diet.

Guest:  Dr. Robert Lustig, a pediatric endocrinologist and Director of the UCSF Weight Assessment for Teen and Child Health Program.

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6:53am

Wed May 16, 2012
Health, Science, Environment

Today on Your Call: Why are Americans still gaining weight?

On today's Your Call, we’ll have a conversation with Dr. John McDougall about his new book, "The Starch Solution." According to Center for Disease Control, more than one-third of U.S. adults and approximately 12.5 million of children and adolescents are obese.  We've heard about proper nutrition, so why don't we practice it? Dr. McDougal says eat your carbs--starch is the solution to the obesity crisis plaguing this nation. Can starch help heal the health crisis? Join us live at 10 or send an email to feedback@yourcallradio.org. It's Your Call with Holly Kernan, and you.

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12:00am

Wed March 21, 2012
Food system

Today on Your Call: How is the corporate American food system changing?

On today's Your Call, we'll speak with Tracie McMillan, author of The American Way of Eating: Undercover at Walmart, Applebee's, Farm Fields, and the Dinner Table.  For nearly a year, she worked, ate, and lived alongside the working poor to examine how Americans eat when price matters.  How do you get “good” food on the table?  Join us at 10 or email feedback@yourcallradio.org . Why do we eat the way we do? And how can we change it? It’s Your Call, with Holly Kernan, and You. 

Guest:

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