"We have 36 million Americans that are going to bed hungry every
night. 36 million Americans! And 12 million of those are children!"
Obesity battle starts young for urban poor
By the time they reach the age of 3, more than one-third of low-income
urban children are already overweight or obese, according to a study
released yesterday that provides alarming evidence that the nation's
battle of the bulge begins when toddlers are barely out of diapers.