LIFE@OSU » Healthy Life Civil War Challenge. Oregon State University is facing off against the University of Oregon in a competition with some seriously high stakes. The PacificSource Healthy Life Civil War Challenge encourages Beavers and Ducks to be active, healthy and civic-minded.
Archive for October, 2012
Spiritual Wellness Week at OSU runs Wednesday, November 7 to Saturday, November 10 and includes many opportunities for students, staff and faculty to learn personal ways to manage stress.The event “Sharing Food / Sharing Stories / Sharing Spirit” will kick off Spiritual Wellness Week on November 7. Vice Provost for Student Affairs, Larry Roper, and [...]
Greece’s diet crisis: Greeks abandon traditional foods, and an obesity epidemic is the result | Marketplace.orgTuesday, October 30th, 2012
by Jon Miller This article was originally published on Marketplace.org. The U.N. estimates that more than 10 percent — some 870 million people — of the world’s population is chronically malnourished. Yet the number of overweight people is even higher — about 1.4 billion. Over the last 30 years, the global obesity rate has doubled. To find [...]