A viral story called “Everything You Know About Obesity is Wrong” is pushing readers to consider their attitudes towards overweight friends and neighbors. Where is the line between personal life choice and policy issue? Are there ways we could help our country as a whole live healthier? The answer is YES.
Have you ever considered your neighborhood might have an effect on your health and quality of life? Most people suffering from the leading causes of death in America (heart disease or stroke) first suffer from high blood pressure (hypertension). But did you know there’s something significantly lowering blood pressure other than diet and exercise - neighborhoods.