Though childhood obesity remains a huge public health issue, rates in New York City have gone down, according the latest New York City Health Department reportfigures m6049a1f1 - Childhood Obesity Rates in NYC Going Down

The Bloomberg Administration credits their anti-obesity efforts, many of which are directly target childhood obesity. On her blog, Food Politics, Marion Nestle offers up some insight on some of the other forces at work and what it could mean for Americans’ health and obesity rates.