Rudd Center in the News
Fiber for Food Assistance: More Whole Grains in Government Food Programs
Rudd Study shows that changes in WIC led to more whiole grain consumption
Time, September 2013
Does it Count as a Family Dinner if it's Over in Eight Minutes?
Rudd Director Marlene Schwartz, PhD, is quoted in Wall Street Journal article about family dinners
The Wall Street Journal, September 2013
Teen Advocacy Group Asks FTC to Block Facebook Privacy Changes
Rudd Center joins other groups to send letter to FTC about Facebook marketing to youth
Los Angeles Times, September 2013
Mountain Dew Mouth' is Destroying Appalachia's Teeth, Critics Say
NPR article cites Rudd research showing the federal government spends billions on soda through SNAP benefits
NPR, September 2013
Obesity Stigma: a Failed and Ethically Dubious Strategy
Research shows that when individuals are stigmatized about their weight (e.g., being teased, bullied, treated unfairly, or discriminated against), that this leads to numerous inequities in many different settings, including the workplace, schools, health care facilities, the media, and in interpersonal relationships.
DugDug, January 1