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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.
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