Nearly all adolescents have eating, activity or weight-related issues

“We found that the problems didn’t go away after adolescence, so it’s not like this is just an adolescence thing,” said Dr. Dianne Neumark-Sztainer, a University of Minnesota Professor and the lead author of the study, called Project EAT.
KARE11 6/22/18
Medical Xpress 6/22/18
American Journal of Preventive Medicine available online 21 June 2018
Research Brief, UMN News & Events 6/21/18

Yoga Linked to Increased Exercise and Healthier Eating in Young Adults

More than one-third of American adults have obesity, which is often caused by low physical activity and unhealthy eating habits. Poor physical activity and diet are also implicated in the development of serious chronic illnesses, such as heart disease and some forms of cancer. Now, School of Public Health (SPH) research reveals one path to preventing those conditions may be through yoga, which a new study shows is linked to healthy activity levels and eating in young adults. —Read more here: SPH Research News 5/30/18