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Obesity in America. Part 1 & Part 2 [electronic resource (video)] : A National Crisis / A&E Television Networks, LLC.
Why have rates of obesity, morbid obesity, and super obesity increased so dramatically since 2000? Backed up by meticulous research, this two-part set is a provocative, thorough investigation into the upsurge of obesity in America.
While the problem of childhood obesity is known, many people only encounter it through non-salient statistics and figures. Corbin Billings' 2014 documentary Bite Size helps put a face to the epidemic by following four overweight American kids as they struggle to lose weight and focus on healthier eating habits.
The Obesity Epidemic
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC
Comedian Tom Naughton's response to Super Size Me shows that he was actually able to lose weight on a fast-food diet. Watch both documentaries to draw your own conclusions.
Research Reports & Publications
Internet Resources - Obesity