Politics In US Nutrition

Premiere DateNov 19, 2015
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 The Daily Beat Intro
00:20 The Daily Beat pt. 1 Politics in US Dietary Guidelines
03:21 The Daily Beat pt. 2 Tokyo Hands - Princess Century
09:51 The Daily Beat pt. 3 Agricultural Trade and corporate interests
10:45 The Daily Beat Outro
10:57 Speak Easy Mansionair
15:05 Finish

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This week on the Daily Beat: Listen to our investigation into the impact of corporate food advertising on childhood obesity in America.

Today on the Daily Beat, Thursday November 19, 2015: Part 2 with Robert Blum from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public health discusses trends in adolescent obesity. Everything from advertisement to undisclosed sugar additives in food are some of the leading causes of this epidemic in America. He also speaks about the corporate and political monetary influences that disrupt US Dietary guidelines and nutrition.


Host Lisa Autz
Lisa Autz is a staff writer, as well as Host of The Daily Beat and Co-Host of Third Eye Weekly. Lisa has a background in journalism and economics. She enjoys working on stories that shed light on the…