• Possible Drug-Free Intervention for Obesity
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    Possible Drug-Free Intervention for Obesity

    It’s not only important what we eat, it’s equally more important when we eat that food. For a very long time we thought high fat diet causes obesity, but we never asked whether it’s the timing that matters, if changing the time when they’re eating, whether that is contributing to that obesity. At the beginning of the day, we eat a good breakfast and then we continue to eat throughout the day to maintain that energy level to do what we are supposed to do. And then in the evening we come back, and there’s incentive to stay awake, and we continue to eat because eating is a very social…

  • NYSS Listening Session Part 2: Current State of Youth Sports
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    NYSS Listening Session Part 2: Current State of Youth Sports

    >>Daniel Gould: Good morning. It’s great to be here. My name’s Dan Gould. Obviously, this is Maureen Weiss somewhere behind me. We’re going to do sort of a tag-team approach today, so one of us will be up; the other will come up. Hopefully, that’s not too awkward. As you can see and heard, our task is to discuss the current state of youth sports. And what we really want to focus — like all of us here, to help our country develop a national youth sports strategy. Beginning speakers clearly laid out that path. A strategy that promotes more kids involved in youth sport. But the second point here…