No proved effect - no funding
While the health of the nation is improving, obesity grows in prevalence.
Is this disturbing? Probably yes. Are there proved effective means of
preventing childhood obesity? No. Is there any evidence that population
measures agains obesity not only reduce body weight, but improve
health? Definetely - no.
While the actions of the US Government may seems to be discouraging, it
is just common sense to say that if you do not have effective means, do
Competing interests: No competing interests