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Weekly news round-up–03/02

Here’s a sampling of the health communication news, events and resources we’ve read about this week:

  • Lady Gaga launches her Born This Way Foundation to fight bullying in a speech at Harvard University
  • Thinspiration, or pro-anorexia, photos that motivate exercise on Pinterest
  • Google Flu Trends, which follows flu activity worldwide
  • A study in Pediatrics found that “active” video gaming doesn’t necessarily encourage kids to be more active via WedMd
  • A song that promotes positive behaviors instead of negative ones via the World Food Programme

Ready any of your own related news this week? Let us know!