The ratio of obese adults has more than doubled in the 40 years since 1975, and will climb further in the coming nine, the research showed.
A 32-year-old Marion County, Tenn., mother faces an April court date on child neglect charges after deputies found her driving ahead of her young daughters as she made them walk miles to school on Valley View Highway.
Ladd estimated the girls already had walked about a mile and a half and still had about two more miles to go.
We have hysterical clinicians warning us of an obesity epidemic on the one hand, and on the other hand, we have hysterical cops charging parents with neglect for making their kids walk three and a half miles.
Related issues, or just ironic?