Learn the facts about eating habits
Learn about supply and demand, information and choice
Learn how to do your part to curb a national epidemic
Overweight people often experience prejudice and exclusion. Over 70% of obese people are ridiculed by a family member. Half of our population see nothing wrong with poking fun of a person's weight. Clinging to myths and untruths, people can be misguided - and, in some cases, cruel. To learn the truth about our problem with weight, we need to address the stigma, stereotype, and statistics. Educating yourself about food and exercise can be the first step in a healthier lifestyle. Stay active, stay well!