Too many Americans fail to take measures to combat obesity, the second leading risk factor for death from Covid-19.
has shed a blinding light on too many Americans’ failure to follow the
well-established scientific principles of personal health and
well-being. There are several reasons this country, one of the world’s
richest and most highly developed, has suffered much higher rates of
Covid-19 infections and deaths than many poorer and less well-equipped
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Scott Baker is a Managing Editor & The Economics Editor at Opednews, and a former blogger for Huffington Post, Daily Kos, and Global Economic Intersection.
His anthology of updated Opednews articles "America is Not Broke" was published by Tayen Lane Publishing (March, 2015) and may be found here:
Scott is a former and current President of Common Ground-NY (http://commongroundnyc.org/), a Geoist/Georgist activist group. He has written dozens of (more...)