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Cooking Up Solutions

A visit with Chris Hardin, Professor, Department of Nutrition and Exercise Physiology

By Jessica Huang
Published: - Topics: health healthy food agriculture diet fast food

“The Landscape of our Lives has Changed”

Topics: obesity fast food

There are many facets of our nutritional landscape that contribute to the obesity epidemic Hardin is fighting. As a culture, we eat out too much, we take diets to the extreme, and our children don’t play outside as often as children in past generations. Hardin knows our culture has a problem, and he is working to combat it with healthy food and educational intervention.