Tag: obesity

USA Special Olympics Team Set Positive Example All Should Follow

On pulling up my Facebook page today, I noticed a post from my friend, two-time Olympic Gold medalist Bart Conner (husband to five-time Olympic Gold medalist Nadia Comaneci), regarding the inspirational story of our USA Special Olympics floor hockey team in their quest to prepare for the Winter Games. Bart is a big supporter of... Read more »

The Sports Doctor, Dr. Robert Weil, Challenges Obesity With “Kids Beating Obesity”

“It’s an epidemic” are the words echoed throughout the media, and from experts, regarding the United States current affair with being overweight―or over-fat as I like to call it. And as a 32-year veteran in physical education, I can attest to the idea that this is and should be a major concern, as I have... Read more »