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Minority children at a higher risk for weight problems in both the US and England

Race/Ethnicity and nativity disparities in child overweight in the United States and England From American Academy of Political and Social Science With ties to diabetes, hypertension, and high cholesterol, childhood obesity in wealthy countries is certainly of growing concern to … Continue reading

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Transport policies, automobile use, and sustainable transport: a comparison of Germany and the United States

From Journal of Planning Education and Research Germany leads the way with effective transport policies. This report indicates that the US should look to Germany for successful strategies to achieve more sustainable transport. Policies play a role in shaping differences … Continue reading

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