Ending the Food Fight:
Guide Your Child to a Healthy Weight in a Fast Food/Fake Food World

by: David Ludwig M.D., Ph.D. with Suzanne Rostler M.S., R.D.

April 27, 2007.
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Dr. Ludwig and the OWL clinic featured in the media:




The New York Times Logo May 16, 2014 Always Hungry? Here's Why. New York Times
The New York Times Logo May 9, 2014 'Fed Up' asks Are All Calories Equal? New York Times
The New York Times Logo Jan 15- Feb 26, 2014 The Picky Eater Project New York Times Blog
MedicineNet June 26, 2013 Brain Scans Suggest 'Food Addiction' Might Be Real MedicineNet.com
The New York Times Logo Sept 21, 2012 Avoiding Sugared Drinks Limits Weight Gain in Two Studies New York Times
CBS News Logo June 27, 2012 Not all Calories are Created Equal CBS News
ABC News Logo June 26, 2012 Is a Calorie Always a Calorie? ABC News
February 13, 2010. When Children Are Overweight, Changes for the Whole Family. New York Times
February 11, 2010. Premature Death Is More Likely in Obese Children. USA Today
February 10, 2010. Childhood Obesity Battle is Taken Up by First Lady. New York Times
January 25, 2010. Play, Then Eat: Shift May Bring Gains at School. New York Times
January 24, 2010. The Padlock in the Kitchen: Adopting a Policy that’s One Cookie Shy of an Outright Ban. The Boston Globe
January 14, 2010. Obesity Rates Hit plateau in US, Data Suggest. New York Times
January 2, 2010. Op-ed: Bad Habits Weigh You Down. Boston Herald
Jan-Feb 2010. 25 Intelligent Optimists Who are Creating a Better Tomorrow, Today. Ode Magazine
October 6, 2009. Op-ed: The Soda-Tax Solution. Los Angeles Times
August 3, 2009. Is My Child Overweight? Time Magazine
July 21, 2009. When Weight Is the Issue, Doctors Struggle Too. New York Times
July 20, 2009. Thinner Wallets, Fatter Bellies. The Boston Globe
June 22, 2009. Food As Pharma. Time Magazine
February 17, 2009. Sweeteners: Real Aid or Excuse to Indulge? New York Times
December 2008. Top Doctors Listings. Boston Magazine
December 2008. Expert Q&A: Helping your Child with Weight Loss. WebMD
December 23, 2008. Weight Loss Guide without Gimmicks. New York Times
December 16, 2008. Study Boosts Low-Glycemic Diet. Time Magazine
November 12, 2008. Child Obesity Seen as Warning of Heart Disease. New York Times
October 28, 2008. I’m for a Local Chicken in Every Pot (Skin Removed, of Course). Washington Post
October 17, 2008. 10 Things the Food Industry Doesn’t Want You to Know. US News & World Report
July 21, 2008. The Kiddie Cholesterol Debate. Time Magazine
July 15, 2008. The True Cost of the 100-Calorie Snack Pack. ABC News
July 8, 2008. 8-Year-Olds on Statins? A New Plan Quickly Bites Back. New York Times
June 24, 2008. School Is Out, and Nutrition Takes a Hike. New York Times
June 23, 2008. It’s Not Just Genetics. Time Magazine
June 5, 2008. Dr. Ludwig speaks to the NY Times about childhood obesity. New York Times
January 13, 2008. Six tips for parents to create a healthful environment.
USA Today
December 6, 2007. Obesity in Children.
Here and Now, NPR
Deember 6, 2007. Heavy kids face hefty heart risks as they age. NBC Nightly News; The Today Show
December 5, 2007. Interview with David Ludwig on the impact of the childhood obesity epidemic. The New England Journal of Medicine.
December 2007. How Sweet It Is (to Lose Weight). Pages 214-218.
Oprah Magazine
August, 2007. An Interview with Dean Ornish.
Reader's Digest.

July 11, 2007. Advice For Parents (about teasing)
The Boston Globe

June 25, 2007. The Charlie Rose Science Series: Obesity & Nutrition.
The Charlie Rose Show
June 17, 2007. Is America Too Sweet on Sugar?
CBS News Sunday Morning
June 12, 2007. When School Is Out, Getting Good Food In.
New York Times.
June 11, 2007. The Science of Appetite.
Time Magazine.
May 30, 2007. Beware the food-fight backlash.
Chicago Tribune.
May 18, 2007. Jean Dean Interviews Dr. Ludwig.
May 18, 2007. Memhet Oz Interviews Dr. Ludwig.
Oprah and Friends Radio.
usa today
May 16, 2007. Apple-shaped? Dieters' destiny may be in their physiology.
USA Today
May 15, 2007. Your Own Personalized Diet?
NBC Nightly News.
May 10, 2007. Radio Interview with Dr. Ludwig.
The Paradise Radio Network.
May 3, 2007. How to solve the epidemic of childhood obesity and disease.
the Ultrametabolism Blog
May 1, 2007. Help Kids Lose Weight.
Parents Magazine
April 30, 2007. Live Interview with Dr. Ludwig about Ending The Food Fight.
CBS Early Show.
usa today
April 27, 2007. Food games: Teach kids 'fake' vs. 'real'. Feature Article About Ending The Food Fight. USA Today.
April 11, 2007. Documentary on Obesity. PBS.
Dr. Ludwig participates in a 30 minute panel discussion

January 12, 2007. OWL Recognized as One of the Most Comprehensive Pediatric Obesity Clinics in the Country. The Today Show and Child Magazine.

January 10, 2007. Op-Ed on Study Finding Bias in Nutrition Research.
Boston Globe.

January 9, 2007. Research Study Linking Financial Sponsorship to Outcomes Among Nutrition Research. Boston Globe, Front Page.
January 8, 2007. Controversies Surrounding the Measurement of Body Mass Index in School Children. New York Times, Front Page.
July 6 2005. The Food Industry Says Obesity is a Matter of Personal Responsibility.
NBC Nightly News
March 22, 2005. Feature story about The OWL Clinic.
Washington Post
March 16, 2005. Childhood Obesity Threatens to Shorten Life Expectancy in the US.
USA Today.
February 14, 2005. Feature store about The OWL Clinic.
Boston Globe, Front Page.
Winter 2004. The War Against Childhood Obesity.
Dream Magazine
December 30, 2004. Study Linking Fast Food to Obesity.
USA Today
November 23, 2004. Study Showing Low Glycemic Diet Better than Low Fat Diet to Prevent Heart Disease. Associated Press.
September 21, 2004. Health Benefits of a Low Glycemic Index Diet.
Boston Globe.
June 7, 2004. The Obesity Warriors.
Time Magazine
April 8, 2004. The Diet Wars.
January 27 2004. Good Carbs, Bad Carbs.
October 25, 2002. Fit or Fat
Now with Bill Moyers,
July 23, 2001. Weight Bias.
The Connection, NPR.
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