Promoting the Joys of Carfree Life in the USA
(Since February 2006)
Thursday, December 28, 2006
Study: Kids in Suburban Sprawl More Likely to be Obese
"The most likely reason--those living in sprawl are effectively living in their cars. They are getting little exercise walking as part of their daily lives, have less time to be physically active, and may even consume more calories as cars become de facto snack shops."