Media Coverage | September 18, 2014

Poor Fitness in Military Poses Peril

According to The New York Times, of Out of Shape Service Members Increases

A New York Times article features our Retreat Is Not An Option report on obesity’s impact on the military and the importance of healthy school nutrition in addressing this problem:

An increase in the number of overweight and out­-of -shape service members who are unable to run long distances or perform physical tasks poses a direct threat to the United States’ ability to defend itself.


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