Chris Spahr's Blogs

July 15, 2016 - 8:00am
By: Chris Spahr
As the 2015-2016 Norman N. Gill Civic Engagement Fellow, I have spent the past year examining data from various sources to put a finger on how serious of a challenge obesity presents to Milwaukee.  In An Apple a Day, a new report released today...
February 4, 2016 - 9:00am
By: Chris Spahr
On January 25th, the World Health Organization Commission on Ending Childhood Obesity reported an increase in children’s exposure to unhealthy environments across all socioeconomic groups. These same global challenges can be felt close to home in...