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GOPC News - 2015

December 21, 2015

How The $2 Billion NIH Budget Increase Benefits You.

December 19, 2015

Do Plus-Size Models Really Cause Obesity?

December 14, 2015

Avoiding And Preventing Winter Holiday Weight Gain.

December 14, 2015

How To Reduce And Deal With Holiday Stress.

December 7, 2015

Obesity Rates: A Rising Threat To Public Health And Welfare.

December 2, 2015

Doctors need more training to address obesity.

December 1, 2015

Are New York’s High-Salt Menu Warnings Really Necessary?

November 26, 2015

So, You Ate Too Much...What Do You Do Now?

November 25, 2015

New York City's Attempt To Shake The Salt Habit.

November 16, 2015

Oklahoma mayor put his city on a million-pound diet. Did it work?

November 14, 2015

What Supergirl and Other Superheroes Can Teach You About Health.

November 14, 2015

Words That Sound 'Healthy' But Can Mean Nothing.

November 3, 2015

14 steps to eradicating malnutrition in 15 years.

October 28, 2015

The World's Changing Diet.

October 27, 2015

Want To Lose Weight Or Improve Your Diet? Take A Look At Your Kitchen.

October 26, 2015

Why 'Anti'-Vaccination And Why Not 'Anti'-Antibiotic Overuse?

October 21, 2015

Frequent Antibiotics May Make Children Fatter.

October 20, 2015

More than 35 Leading U.S. Health Organizations Launch Campaign to Improve Obesity Care.

October 8, 2015

Johns Hopkins Study Links Fracking and Premature Births.

October 7, 2015

Berkeley’s Soda Tax Boosts Retail Prices of Sugary Drinks, Study Confirms.

October 2, 2015

Feed The World...Healthy Food.

October 1, 2015

Diet and Data: Countin More Than Just Calories.

September 18, 2015

Former GOPC Member's Farewell Story.

September 16, 2015

Is Public Health A Next Frontier For Hollywood?

September 8, 2015

Through the Eyes of a Local Baltimore City Store Owner.

September 6, 2015

What Can Employers Do About Obesity?

September 1, 2015

Obesity Is Everyone's Business.

August 25, 2015

American Kids Growing Larger Than Their Canadian Cousins.

August 24, 2015

GOPC's, Dr. Sara Bleich, is Part of the 2015 - 2016 Class of White House Fellows.

August 21, 2015

Baltimore Carryouts Helping to Promote Healthier Food Choices.

August 19, 2015

No consistency for handling misleading health ads.

August 11, 2015

Why Coca-Cola’s Funding of Obesity Research Crossed the Line.

August 11, 2015

Obesity Center Tests Ways to Make Healthy Choices Easier.

August 7, 2015

CDC Vital Signs: Making Health Care Safer.

August 5, 2015

Bariatric Surgery Patients See Weight Gain After ‘Honeymoon’ Period.

August 3, 2015

Is Your Medicine Making You Fat?

July 23, 2015

Overeating: Is It All in Your Head?

July 17, 2015

Sugar Hooked Us On Yogurt. Could Savory Be The New Sweet?

July 9, 2015

How Can Vaccine Supply Chains Improve Access to Fresh Produce?

July 7, 2015

Why Sit-Down Meals May Be Just As Unhealthful As Fast Food.

July 1, 2015

Lessons in Change: The Mexico Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Tax.

July 1, 2015

Baltimore Restaurant Sales Boost After Implementing Healthier Menu Options.

June 29, 2015

Sugary Drinks May Kill 184,000 People Each Year, Says Study.

June 19, 2015

Guess Which Country Has The Biggest Increase In Soda Drinking.

June 19, 2015

Additional Funding for GOPC Project.

May 19, 2015

Nine ways to tackle obesity and undernutrition.

May 11, 2015

Baltimore Passes Urban Tax Credit with Help from GOPC.

April 23, 2015

GOPC Faculty Wins AMTRA.

April 9, 2015

Study links radon levels in Pennsylvania homes to fracking.

March 26, 2015

BHCK Hosts First Community Forum.

March 19, 2015

Dr. Bruce Lee's "Edwin Moses: Helping Children Hurdle Physical Inactivity" Blog Entry.

March 10, 2015

JHSPH is Ranked the #1 Graduate School of Public Health for Over 20 Years.

February 24, 2015

Dr. Bruce Lee's "I Get Rye with a Little Help From My Friends" Blog Entry.

February 17, 2015

Betsy Anderson Steeves' Footprint.

February 13, 2015

Dr. Bruce Lee's "You Are Where You Eat" Blog Entry.

February 3, 2015

BHCK Youth Leader Program.

January 30, 2015

GOPC's Virtual Simulation Modeling: VPOP & BLIFE.

January 28, 2015

GOPC's Newest Model.

January 6, 2015

10th Annual Nestle Conference in Mexico.