I spoke on the recent BBC series “The Men Who Made Us Fat”. Around the world, obesity levels are rising. More people are now overweight than undernourished according to the documentary. My appearance times are noted below.

The Men Who Made Us Fat Part 2 of 12 (The Beginning)

The Men Who Made Us Fat Part 4 of 12 (11:00)
The Men Who Made Us Fat Part 6 of 12 (7:55)

A recent op-ed in the New York Times by columnist Maureen Dowd entitled “Hold the Fries” suggests President Obama is sending mixed signals on nutrition. Proclaiming that the president is eating out of both sides of his mouth by preaching arugula while enjoying hamburgers with Vice President Biden misses the point. There is too much debate about what we eat rather than the amount we consume.