Obesity: Is It A Disease Or Not?by
Alvin B. Lin
Oh, what a difference 18 hours or so makes. Like many of you, I subscribe to many electronic..., " Obesity Not a Disease, AMA Council Says " sent at 3:45AM. I came home yesterday evening to the USA Today...
stranger was emailing me! It's not like the guy doesn't know he's obese. I agree...
Will You E-mail My Son About His Morbid Obesity?by
someone who isn't ready to help themselves.
I do advocate that people should confront the obese (read the blog... rather than the judgmental way that too often happens. Christine did this "nagging" about my obesity for years...
Framing the Obesity Issueby
The opening keynote speaker of our conference was an MD, and addressed the obesity epidemic. This is a hot... rising obesity rates, that kind of thinking is reductionist, inaccurate, and misguided.
Obesity and the Brain: Let's Talkby
Dr. Barbara Berkeley
1. Too much insulin is inflammatory 2. Obesity is inflammatory 3. Overeating is inflammatory... into the brain. Not so. The obese state appears to turn the barrier into a sieve, allowing inflammation...