Center for Disease Control 2011 Food Environment Indicator Report

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a new report, the 2011 Children’s Food Environment State Indicator Report, which identifies behaviors, environments and policies that affect childhood obesity. The CDC also released a National Action Guide which provides potential actions that state leaders, community-based organizations, and professional can take to support the purchase and consumption of more healthy food.

http://www.cdc.gov/obesity/downloads/ChildrensFoodEnvironment.pdf