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Aging Matters ‘Nutrition & Aging’ & ‘Practical Nutrition’ Premiere Nov. 16

Published on November 9, 2017 By MiChelle Jones

Of the diseases that can affect how we age, malnutrition is not an obvious one. However, researchers say more and more older adults are malnourished, including people who may look healthy or who may even be overweight. Nutrition & Aging, NPT Reports’ latest Aging Matters documentary, examines the hidden epidemic of malnutrition and undernutrition among […]

NPT Marks TN Child Health Week with Rebroadcasts/Updates of `Children`s Health Crisis` Docs

Published on October 3, 2013 By Joe Pagetta

Recognizing that the health and well-being of children is fundamental to the progress of the United States, President Calvin Coolidge in 1928 created Child Health Day. Now celebrating its 85th year, the State of Tennessee is taking it a step further and declaring October 7-13 Child Health Week. In his proclamation marking Child Health Week, […]

Media Update: NPT Joins Public and Private Leaders to Address Childhood Obesity Epidemic

Published on June 19, 2012 By Joe Pagetta

NPT was proud to be part of a discussion on Friday, June 15 at the downtown Nashville Public Library about the childhood obesity epidemic. The event, hosted by the Nashville Health Care Council and featuring Senator William H. Frist, M.D., among others, was one of a series of roundtable discussions being held nationwide by the […]

Go Grocery Store Shopping with Tammy Algood

Published on November 17, 2010 By Joe Pagetta

In this bonus clip from the NPT Reports: Children’s Health Crisis: Obesity documentary, which premieres on Thursday, November 18 at 8 p.m. and online the following day, Food Marketing Specialist, Southern cook extraordinaire and Volunteer Gardener regular Tammy Algood takes you on a tour of a local grocery store to explore how grocery stores manipulate […]