New Balance Foundation Obesity Prevention Center Program | News and Events


Consumer Reports
2/26/18 “U.S. Childhood Obesity Still on the Rise, New Study Shows”

ABC News
2/20/18 “Carbs, Fat, DNA? Weight Loss Is Finicky, New Study Shows”

Washington Post
2/10/18 “How Chocolate and Sugary Things May Prime Your Brain to Want More”

NY Times
1/26/18 “On the Whole 30 Diet, Vowing to Eat ‘Smarter’ Carbs for More Than 30 Days.”


12/20/17  “The Scientific Argument Against Fat-Shaming.”

Boston Magazine
12/5/17  “A Guide to Healthy Eating During the Holiday Season.”

National Public Radio
10/17/17 “The FDA Will Decide If These 26 Ingredients Count As Fiber.”

10/17/17 “How to Break Carb Cravings, Once and For All.”

Time Magazine
9/13/17 “9 Myths About Weight Loss”

Washington Post
7/21/17 “Nutrition Science Isn’t Broken, It’s Just Wicked Hard”

New York Times
7/19/17 “Are You a Carboholic? Why Cutting Carbs Is So Tough”

CQ (Congressional Quarterly) Researcher
7/7/17 “Hunger in America: Sound the Government Spend More on Food Aid?”

Health Magazine
5/26/17 “Want to Lose Weight? You Should Stop Counting Calories”

Scientific American
5/2/17 “Crave Sugar? Maybe It's in Your Genes”

Psychology Today
4/17/17 “Furthering the Discussion on FAT: Fear Not”

New York Times
1/14/17  “In the Shopping Cart of a Food Stamp Household: Lots of Soda”


Boston Globe Magazine
11/29/16 “True or False? Fat Is Bad for You”

Time Magazine
12/28/16 “You Asked: Should I Try the Ketogenic Diet?
10/5/16 Op-Ed: “Doctor: Low-Fat Diets Stuffed with Misconceptions”

US News & World Report
8/15/16 “Is Your Low-Fat, Low-Cal Diet Working Against You?”

Time Magazine
7/16/16 “You Asked: Are All Calories Created Equal?”

New York Times
7/11/16 “To Stem Obesity, Start Before Birth”

US News & World Report
6/27/16 “Active Medicine: How Children's Hospitals Support Weight Management”

National Public Radio
5/13/16 “Breakfast Backtrack: Maybe Skipping The Morning Meal Isn't So Bad”

New York Times
5/2/16. “After ‘The Biggest Loser,’ Their Bodies Fought to Regain Weight”

LA Times
4/4/16. “Will obesity reverse the life-span gains made over decades of health triumphs?”

New York Times
3/7/16 “Intermittent Fasting Diets Are Gaining Acceptance”                                 

Boston Globe
2/24/16 “Are Picky Eaters Born or Made?”

New York Times
2/10/16 “Ask Well: The Sugar in Fruit”