REFERENCES – WHAT’S THE URGENCY

1. The New England Journal of Medicine, A Potential Decline in Life Expectancy in the United States in the 21st Century http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMsr043743#t=article

2. Harvard School of Public Health: Obesity Prevention Source ‘Child Obesity’ http://www.hsph.harvard.edu/obesity-prevention-source/obesity-trends/global-obesity-trends-in-children/

3. de Onis M, Blossner M, Borghi E. Global prevalence and trends of overweight and obesity among preschool children. Am J Clin Nutr. 2010;92:1257 64. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20861173

4. Diabetes Care, Type 2 Diabetes in the Young: The Evolving Epidemic: http://care.diabetesjournals.org/content/27/7/1798.long

5. WHO, The top 10 causes of death http://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs310/en/index.html 

6. Harvard School of Public Health: Obesity Prevention Source ‘Child Obesity’ http://www.hsph.harvard.edu/obesity-prevention-source/obesity-trends/global-obesity-trends-in-children/

REFERENCES – THE SOLUTION

1. http://journals.cambridge.org/action/displayAbstract?fromPage=online&aid=8576280&fulltextType=RC&fileId=S1368980012001218

2. Healthy School Meals and Educational Outcomes, Institute for Social and Economic Research: https://www.iser.essex.ac.uk/files/iser_working_papers/2009-01.pdf

3. New England Journal of Medicine, Reduction in the Incidence of Type 2 Diabetes with Lifestyle Intervention or Metformin http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa012512

4. WHO: http://www.who.int/nutrition/topics/4_dietnutrition_prevention/en/index5.html

5. http://www.livestrong.com/article/517636-homecooked-meals-vs-fast-food-meals/