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A little peddling takes sedentary, overweight women a long way A little peddling takes sedentary, overweight women a long way Peddling an exercise bike for just a few minutes a week can improve cardio respiratory fitness among postmenopausal women who are sedenta ...
Jun 04 2007 2:16am
Standard pregnancy weight can lead to overweight toddlers The standard advice for how much weight a woman should gain during pregnancy may need to change, according to a rigorous and provocative study suggesting that even accepted weight gains may raise the ...
Apr 03 2007 11:03am
Average weight for women in the U. S. has changed from 147 lbs. in 1994 to 153 lbs. The average weight for women has increased by 6 lbs. but the ideal weight in the average woman’s mind has only increased by 2 lbs. The weight gain came as a shock for me, because of all t ...
Aug 09 2007 1:55pm
Philips 598: The Phone For Weight-Conscious Women Philips are releasing a cell phone targeted towards women. What's intriguing about the phone is the feature set. The features include both a Body Mass Index calculator and a Basal Metabolic Rate feat ...
Mar 21 2007 12:12pm
Im overweight & the potential health risk arent even enough to motivate me to take action have always been somewhere between a size 8-10. Fortunatly I am fairly tall so I have always carried my weight well and looked smaller than I really was...UNTIL 2005. I started againing weight and hav ...
Oct 26 2007 1:41am
Julie- my first recommendation is to see a doctor or therapist. Folks like us (I was at ... more
Dec 31 2007 5:52pm
Half of Spaniards overweight: ministerial study More than half of the adult population of Spain and one in four youngsters are overweight or obese, according to a ministry of health study released Monday. "Fifty two percent of the adult population ...
May 09 2007 9:57am
Why Women Need Fewer Calories Than Men I was recently doing research on why most exercise/fitness advice articles recommend that women need fewer calories than men. After speaking to a professor of physical education, I found that while a ...
Aug 28 2007 11:11am
Britney Spears Bashed for Being a Normal Weight It's been all over the news today - Britney's "disaster" performance a the MTV Music Awards. The worst part? The news media is frothing at the mouth over how "fat" Britney supposedly is. She's been ...
Sep 10 2007 1:38pm
have been up there in that outfit. more
Sep 19 2007 5:56pm
Pregnancy weight: what the ADA says The old adage “eating for two” may be a slight exaggeration, but expectant mothers should plan to gain some weight during pregnancy. A good weight gain for normal healthy moms is between 25 and 35 pou ...
Jan 27 2007 3:09pm
Rising number of Japan's kids have weight problem A growing number of Japanese children have weight problems that could set them up for health problems later in life, and standards must be set to deal with the issue, researchers said on Monday. The ...
Apr 02 2007 10:37am