The RP’s Weekly Web Gems: The Politics of Wellness

Trying to eat less? Experts say using a bigger fork can make a difference in how much you eat. [Time]

Walter Reed Medical Center, a hospital that saw multiple wars and decades of history, will be closing in August. [NY Times]

Medical officials were once worried about caring for crack-addicted babies, but now more and more children are born addicted to prescription drugs. [CNN]

Would you like a side of apple slices? That’s the newest addition to Happy Meals, in an attempt to make them healthier for kids. [Wall Street Journal]

Here’s scientific proof on why we eat our feelings when we’re down. [Huffington Post]


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