Trends in Adolencent Obesity

Premiere DateNov 18, 2015
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 The Daily Beat Intro
00:20 The Daily Beat pt. 1 Adolescent Health
03:48 The Daily Beat pt. 2 Sugar additives and food labeling
08:20 The Daily Beat pt. 3 Advertisement and culture
10:32 The Daily Beat Outro
10:42 Factory Flaws Young Galaxy
15:00 Finish

You’ve just tuned in to The Daily Beat!

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, Wednesday November 18, 2015: 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.


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…