Posts Dated Archive: July 2012

A world less fit

An international team of researchers, including Drs. Adair, Du, Gordon-Larsen and Popkin from our School, have been following a cohort of more than 9,000 Chinese children and adults. What they’ve found should scare us into action: 11% of Chinese children and 30% of Chinese adults are overweight. As many as 27.7… Read More

Can’t we just cool off!

Enough of this heat! Enough already! We’re all sick of this heat. It’s gross and disgusting. We’re lucky in N.C. to have power after what’s happened in so many other places. Day after day of 100 degrees is getting on everyone’s nerves. Cooling off needed on ACA, too I wish… Read More