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Adolescent struggles worse for obese teens by Carrie A. Patient ExpertHealth Maven enough before, but with so much emphasis on the "obesity epidemic" now, fat is equated with ill health, sloth, and weakness. Which isn't... such as obesity during adolescence that may increase the risk of attacks from peers can result in health...
Obesity in the News (or, Why Language Matters) by Linda MacDonald Glenn Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Obesity research is all over the news today: From the BBC, obesity is linked to birth defects... that women who are obese when they conceive are more likely to have chronic diseases, fertility problems...
The Obesity Epidemic by Theantijared Patient Expert The obesity epidemic. Everyone has heard about it. Every time you turn around you see a new... to give you my weird perspective on it. Honestly, it seems like the obesity epidemic is something that thin people...
The “Obesity Epidemic” Myth by Theantijared Patient Expert   The obesity epidemic. Everyone has heard about it. It is thrown in your face... on it. Honestly, it seems like the obesity epidemic is something that thin people made up to sell more weight loss...
Healthy Habits Combat Childhood Obesity by Amy D. Patient ExpertHealth Maven In the past, when someone thought of obesity, a child was rarely the first thing...! Obesity, in itself, is an awful thing to deal with as a child. While most adults have the tact and manners...
Child and Teen Obesity and Eating Disorders are a National Issue That We Can Help, says Dr. Barbara Becker Holstein by Dr. Barbara Becker Holstein Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven to tackle: bullying,family dysfunction, relocation, crushes and of course body issues. In The Truth Series... obesity in children and the perception of being overweight, whether in fact true or not, that can lead...
Finding the Cure…for Bullying by Nicholas J. Patient Expert both this problem and the problems of childhood obesity. The Olweus Bullying Prevention Program ( Olweus.org... This week, NBC’s Today Show featured another story about bullying. As I have have mentioned...
Reversing The Childhood Obesity Trend A Necessary Long Shot by Len S. Patient Expert and business leaders has set a highly ambitious health care goal for Dallas County: ending childhood obesity... percent of them are overweight or obese. Just in the 10-to-17 age category, 20 percent are obese...
Bullying Has Nothing To Do With A “My Little Pony” Lunchbox by Theantijared Patient Expert Grayson Bruce has been bullied at school . He has been picked on, pushed and even told to go home... it to the attention of the school, they had a simple solution. One that might just solve all bullying in schools...
Bullying at Summer Camp, make it stop! [Guest Post] by Vanessa Van Petten Patient Expert on, at least for the summer.” It turns out that he was being bullied again at day camp. I contacted the camp... students. How much do they know about recognizing, addressing, and preventing bullying? Many people...

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