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Understanding Obesity by Lucy J. Patient Expert Millions of people today are considered obese. Most in the obese category have at least a 25 BMI. Being overweight and especially being obese can lead to countless...
Obese Parents = Obese Children by k Patient Expert -rich food, dietary fiber and essential nutrients.” Image: Newscom This is completely understandable... that are obese and their parents are obese as well. Not only adolescent teens but pre-adolescent children...
Mom’s Obesity at Conception May Set Stage for Offspring’s Obesity Risk by Marie L. Patient Expert the reasons for the rapid rise in obesity, this novel model will allow us to understand the underlying... of them. But did you know that if you do manage to conceive, if you are obese, you're setting your child up for a lifetime...
New Research Discovering An Obesity Gene That Increases One’s Risk of Obesity by Len S. Patient Expert are beginning to understand the genetic factors involved in obesity, and more recently, they have pinpointed... supplements, reports on a new study revealing a gene directly linking one’s predisposal to obesity. As Bel...
Obese by Theantijared Patient Expert an obese person. I did not understand the question. Let me rephrase that. I understood... how much they have to live for and they can do it and there are so many programs to help, etc." I just do not understand...
Effort And Obesity by Len S. Patient Expert If children do not understand what it means to give 100% effort, can it cause them to become sedentary, overweight, or even obese? The American Heart Association reports that 12 million children...
Bifidobacteria and Obesity by Matt M. Patient Expert From what I understand, the two largest type of bacteria in the human gut are lactobacillus... at the relationship between breatfeeding and obesity.  It finds that breastfeeding for 3 to 6 months leads to a 35...
Alcohol and Obesity by Dr. Laura F. Doctor of Philosophy Most of us in higher education are struggling to understand the remarkable level of alcohol... to me that all of this drinking might have something to do with our current obesity epidemic. After all, alcohol is not exactly...
Understanding Gastric Surgery by WeightLossTeam .. ANNOUNCER: Obesity is reaching epidemic proportions in the United States, with an estimated nine million Americans falling into the category of morbidly obese. Traditional methods of losing weight...
Is Obesity a “Disease” or a Trojan Horse? The Debate Inside The AMA. by Dr. Mike Magee Medical Doctor of basic medical science understanding of nutrition and the far reaches of disordered nutrition – obesity... our understanding of what we know and don’t know. What I do believe is that obesity is a “Trojan Horse...

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Treatment The best way of tackling obesity is to reduce the amount of calories that you eat and exe ... » Read on
Treatment Initial treatment can take the form of some basic self-help advice, such as limiting how much alc ... » Read on