Articles relating to 'obesity'
Why there’s no such thing as fat and healthy

diabetes, fat, obesityWhile curvy might be a style statement and plus-sized models graze the covers of fashion magazines, the verdict is in. Scientific research says it is just is not possible to be overweight and healthy.

While the tides of change brought a new wave of voluptuous beauty and larger sizes, the devil’s advocate has come in the form of … Read More

Hungry All The Time? This Could Be The Problem

179691471Americans just keep getting fatter, it’s true, but did you know that sleep deprivation could play a role in tipping the scales?

Studies have connected sleep, eating and weight in adults and older children. Now new research published in the International Journal of Obesity has found that the same may hold true for younger children under the age … Read More

If You’re Having Trouble Losing Weight This Could Be The Reason

481245403Experts have suggested many different causes for obesity, focusing on a lack of healthy food in our diets and lifestyles that keep us sedentary. But here is one possible culprit you probably hadn’t considered: Antibiotics.

According to Scientific American, 70 percent of the antibiotics produced each year in the United States are actually given to livestock for … Read More

Diet Soda Drinkers More Likely To Be Obese

SODAFeeling guilty lining up at the fast food restaurant counter? Well, that greasy burger and fries won’t … Read More

Food Label ‘Makeover’ To Fight Obesity

153577631Do you read food labels while you’re grocery shopping, looking for grams of sugar and fat? If so, you may soon notice some changes – the first in 20 years –designed to reduce obesity and its related diseases among Americans.

The updated labels are part of the White House’s ongoing fight against obesity in Americans. Though a recent Read More

Your Waistline Could Shorten Your Life

478289643Whether it is an extra inch or a full-blown spare tire, that extra weight you have around your waist might make for more than a few cringe-worthy moments on the scale. It might also be shaving years off of your life.

A study by the Mayo Clinic, and published in the March 2014 Mayo Clinic Proceedings, found … Read More

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