Tuesday, March 06, 2007
News bites in a MultiCultClassics Monologue…
• New research published in the Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine indicates obesity surgery for children has tripled in recent years. Wonder if there’s any connection to fast feeders’ increase in sales of triple cheeseburgers.
• NBA star Shaquille O’Neal is producing a reality TV show designed to help overweight kids. His advice will probably include, “You shouldn’t weigh 325 pounds if you’re not at least 7-foot-one.”