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Category Archives: Obesity
April 17, 2011Posted by on
A growing body of research suggests that watching your diet and exercising a few times a week is not enough to offset sedentary time.
April 6, 2011Posted by on
Researchers have long observed food insecurity- difficulty providing food for all one’s family members, known as hunger in its most severe form -and obesity occurring together in the same communities, families, and individuals. But the relationship of these two problems is not well-understood. The IOM held a workshop November 16-18, 2010, to explore the relationship between food insecurity and obesity, the current state of the research, and the data and analyses needed to better understand their relationship…
March 9, 2011Posted by on
Diet Plan With Hormone Has Fans and Skeptics
A new trend in dieting has women injecting themselves with a pregnancy hormone and consuming only 500 calories a day.
March 3, 2011Posted by on
Hey, check this out from CNN:
Too few docs tell patients they’re overweight http://www.cnn.com/2011/HEALTH/03/01/overweight.doctors.health/index.html?iphoneemail