28 Aug '11, 1pm

Preaching a New Diet From the Pulpit in the Deep South - Planet ...: In the deep south we've been eating the sam...

Preaching a New Diet From the Pulpit in the Deep South - Planet ...: In the deep south we've been eating the sam...

In the deep south we’ve been eating the same way for centuries. Traditional foods have been passed down from generation to generation and it's a heavy meal. But while the deep fried recipes have stayed the same, the activity level has dropped. So we've fattened up in a big way. This became abundantly clear to Rev. Michael O. Minor after he returned from Harvard and then a few years selling cars in Boston, according to a story in the New York Times . He noticed that the members of his Baptist church were pleasantly plump and this impoverished area of the Mississippi Delta had been hit hard by obesity and the problems that go along with it. Mr. Minor has been fighting the good fight ever since. According to the New York Times , The National Baptist Convention, which represents some seven million people in nearly 10,000 churches, is ramping up a far-reaching health campaign d...

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care2.com 28 Aug '11, 11pm

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frmheadtotoe.com 28 Aug '11, 7pm

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grist.org 26 Aug '11, 5pm

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South Carolina’s Leftover Food Will Soon Go Here

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Gaddafi, sons \\"in south Tripoli\\"

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channelnewsasia.com 29 Aug '11, 5pm

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Wai Kee.. Heading the Pork Movement in Salak South #food #travel #kl #ttot

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cumidanciki.com 25 Aug '11, 10pm

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