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Obama Admin Spent $4.1 Million to Link Pollution to Eating Fast Food

Researchers aimed to link air pollution exposure to childhood obesity, failed

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Feds Spend $228,636 to Find Out Why Obese Lesbians Binge Eat

'Implications of being a Black lesbian woman on binge eating have yet to be considered'

February 5, 2019
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Feds Spend $583,211 Fighting Obesity By Making People Take the Bus

Taxpayer-funded researchers call taking the bus to lose weight 'innovative'

June 7, 2018

Feds Spend $174,792 Taking Pictures of Food

Study: Photos and computer analysis can 'help individuals recognize less healthful behaviors'

October 23, 2017

Feds Spend $143,002 for Latina Women to Talk About Their Weight With Their Daughters

Study to provide ‘communication competency’ training to Mexican-American women

March 31, 2016

Feds Spend $150,000 to Teach Rural Mainers How to Cook

‘Culturally and socially sensitive’ lessons to fight obesity

June 9, 2015