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The Obesity Epidemic In my Physician practice of Nutrition at 3200 Sunset Ave in Ocean NJ, wwwhealthydays.info  I see children, adolescents and adults with overweight, obesity and super morbid obesity. It is indeed an e ...
Apr 05 2009 6:04pm
Obesity in Children Leads to Early Signs of Heart Disease Researchers say that children who are obese or at risk of obesity show early signs of heart disease, much like obese adults with heart disease. Today, childhood obesity is a major epidemic in the U. ...
Oct 30 2007 12:12pm
A New "Fat Tax" Is Gaining Momentum Recently, some heavy hitters in health research and obesity prevention have stepped up support for a new form of sin tax that is gaining momentum toward a "Fat Tax" in which a levy of 1 cent per oun ...
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Sep 20 2009 8:42am
... do much. However, it may help with childhood obesity - if they can't afford pepsi they may ... more
Sep 25 2009 6:36am
Let's End Childhood Obesity Let's work together to end the epidemic of childhood obesity. It is scary and sad how ignorant so many kids are about nutrition, which is reinforced by societal modeling. I think restaurants have a ...
Jul 10 2007 4:24pm
I am not for taking PE out of school, but I am VERY much in favor of making it productive. ... more
Aug 23 2007 9:57am
Responding with Compassion to Your Inquisitive Non-Vegan Relatives This Holiday Season Tomorrow, my father begins his two-day trek on the road to Alabama where his parents, seven siblings, and 22 nieces and nephews congregate for Christmas each year. Unfortunately, this year my father ...
Dec 22 2011 11:22am
The Obesity Rate is Obese Americans are larger than ever. Trust for America’s Health, a research group that focuses on disease prevention, has documented the round-belly-growth in their latest report on each stat ...
Aug 27 2007 10:11pm
Live healhtily lifestyle. Decipline yourself, do more exercise and eating diet meal. It ... more
Apr 21 2009 7:27pm
Obesity requires climate plan Obesity needs to be tackled in the same way as climate change, a top nutritional scientist has said. The chairman of the International Obesity Taskforce wants world leaders to agree a global pact t ...
Feb 19 2008 9:25am
Top 5 Keys to Ultimate Health This has some really great guidelines. Most are pretty obvious, but it's good to see again and commentary is interesting Key #1 Nutrition After spending billions of dollars, over the past th ...
Jul 27 2007 3:24pm
Obese Women Have Higher Risk of Giving Birth to Babies with Certain Defects Women who are obese before becoming pregnant have a higher risk of giving birth to babies with congenital defects, such as missing limbs or underdeveloped spinal cords, according to researchers at t ...
Aug 08 2007 4:22pm
TV Ads Might Increase Childhood Obesity It might seem evident that sitting in front of the boob tube can turn you into a couch potato, but with all the commercials centered on junk food, the results are even more staggering. According to a ...
Jun 04 2007 2:16am