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Obesity doubles in Sweden in 25 years The number of obese people in Sweden has doubled in the past 25 years, with one in 10 Swedes now considered largely overweight, a Statistics Sweden study showed. Obesity is now as common among women ...
Mar 08 2007 11:59am
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 surgery triples among U.S. teens The number of U.S. children having obesity surgery has tripled in recent years, surging at a pace that could mean more than 1,000 such operations this year, new research suggests. While the procedure ...
Mar 05 2007 2:22pm
Or better yet, a Wii is a good compromise. Just kidding- go outside. more
Mar 06 2007 9:59am
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
Singapore To Cancel Anti-Obesity Program Singapore plans to end a 15-year-old anti-obesity program in schools after complaints from parents that overweight children, in particular, were being singled out and teased by classmates. The progra ...
Mar 21 2007 12:14pm
Childhood obesity triggers girls' early puberty CHICAGO, Illinois (Reuters) -- Childhood obesity in the United States appears to be causing girls to reach puberty at an earlier age, for reasons that are not clear, a study said Monday. The report f ...
Mar 05 2007 3:51pm
Dutch hope to invent foods that prevent obesity Scientists in the Netherlands are developing a new generation of foods that can help prevent obesity by making people eat less, a research institute said on Thursday. The Top Institute Food and Nutri ...
Mar 23 2007 10:39am
Severely obese fastest-growing overweight group People who are 100 pounds or more overweight are the fastest-growing group of overweight people in the United States, researchers reported Monday. They found the proportion of the severely obese was ...
Apr 17 2007 6:30pm
Diet drug may be of little benefit in obese teens Obese adolescents who are put on a low-calorie diet and exercise program do not seem to derive any additional benefit from taking the diet drug sibutramine, sold in the United States under the trade n ...
May 09 2007 9:52am
Regional health foundation has schools tackling obesity Millis seventh-grader Kaitlin Babin-Devine is spooning sugar into a clear plastic container, waiting for the scales to balance. Finally, after about a third of a cup sits on the scale, it starts to ...
Feb 07 2008 9:27am
What a wonderful program. I think as adults many of us aren't aware of what is in our foo ... more
Feb 07 2008 11:03am