Posts Tagged ‘school based programs’

Surprise? Fat Letters Don’t Help Girls with Excess Weight

April 8, 2016 — In a finding that should surprise absolutely no one, a new study in the Proceedings of the National Academies of Sciences (PNAS) showed that “fat letters” sent home from school had little discernable effect. In New York City, they euphemistically call these letters – which notify parents if their child has excess weight or obesity […]