The Overweight Teen on Dr. Phil
I don't normally watch Dr. Phil but caught it tonight while flipping through channels. There was a teenager featured on the show who was over 350 pounds and her mother kept throwing her hands up in ...
Diets an unhealthy fix for teen weight concerns
Teens who go on diets to drop some pounds are more likely to skip breakfast and binge eat -- which may at least partly explain why they put on more weight over time than their peers who don't diet, a ...
ItRunsInMyFamily.com, what runs in yours?
This site has a tool that helps track diabetes that runs in the family:
This is a good way to help people become more aware of their family risk for diabetes.
Overweight people more likely to get asthma
Obese and overweight people are 50 percent more likely to get asthma than those of normal weight, suggesting that weight loss could help reduce the number of asthma cases, U.S. researchers said Monday ...