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Boomers - The Fattest Generation by Anthony Cirillo Patient ExpertHealth Maven According to an Associated Press-LifeGoesStrong.com poll, boomers are more obese than other generations and even those who aren't obese need to do more to stay fit. Most adults are supposed to get 2...
U.S. dinnertime poll and childhood obesity by Angela M. Fals, MD, FAAP Medical Doctor in the fight against childhood obesity). Another important point was brought to light...
Obesity in North Carolina: Grossly Underestimated by Connie Bennett Healthy Living Professional . While 26.6 percent of North Carolina residents are obese, only three percent classified.... In other words, the actual obesity rate is 800 percent higher than state residents would like to believe. North...
Obesity Epidemic Worsens in the U.S. by Connie Bennett Healthy Living Professional percent of U.S. adults are obese, according to the same measure, and counting those who are 20 percent or... are overweight, up from 59 percent this year. The number of obese people increased from 23 to 27 percent...
Most Americans Think Obesity Problem Is Serious by Connie Bennett Healthy Living Professional believe that obesity is "extremely" or "very" serious and they believe that scientists... conclusions: They believe that obesity is a big problem but they're not tracking calorie, carb or fat content...
Screening Compliance, Stage of Cancers Detected Vary by Demographic by Cancer.gov between Obesity and Mortality The largest study of its kind has confirmed a strong association between overweight and obesity and an increased risk of death. The study also identified a range of body-mass index...
US Obesity Epidemic Continues To Grow by Deni P. Healthy Living Professional to lose weight, obesity has increased almost 2 percent between 2005 and 2007 amongh U.S. adults. 25.6 percent of adults were reported being obese in 2007, compared to 23.9 percent in 2005, according...
Obesity: In Children, Women and the Elderly by FitBuff Brandon Patient Expert to look at obesity across various demographics. This article will focus specifically on children, women.... Obesity in the Elderly Increasingly, the demographic of elderly persons who are considered obese...
New Research: Depression and Obesity by Dr. Sari Shepphird Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Symptoms and Change in Abdominal Obesity in Older Persons" discusses the hypothesis that Context Depression results in abdominal obesity through the accumulation of visceral fat. Yet no large study has tested...
Obese asthma patients more likely to be hospitalised by Dr. J. Mariano Anto Bruno M. Medical Doctor medications, gastroesophageal reflux disorder, and demographics that might explain the obesity-asthma...http://www.hinduonnet.com/thehindu/holnus/008200809041742.htm Houston (PTI): Obese people...

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