Posts Tagged Obesity

For Those in Dire Need to Lose Weight, You Need to Know that Obesity Needs a New Approach

For Those in Dire Need to Lose Weight, You Need to Know that Obesity Needs a New Approach

It would seem that it isn’t only Facebook that contains an “It’s Complicated” status, but obesity as well. Obesity itself and the global obesity epidemic have become so complicated that experts need to find a new approach to getting peopl.. Read More

Overweight Problems, Tips and Advices | 02.26.15 | No Comments

Obesity and Weight Loss Problems in Children

Obesity and Weight Loss Problems in Children

The number of children who are overweight, obese, and generally need weight loss to stay healthy is rising at an alarming rate. Extra and unnecessary weight puts children at risk of serious health problems such as diabetes, heart disease, and ast.. Read More

Children's Health | 02.3.15 | No Comments

Calling Obesity a Disease: Is It about the Weight Loss or About Money?

Calling Obesity a Disease: Is It about the Weight Loss or About Money?

Recently, the New York Times reported that the AMA (American Medical Association) has officially declared that obesity is a disease, not just a physical condition. Since then, the media, the internet, and the medical community have erupted in a f.. Read More

Fitness, Health and Wellness, Overweight Problems | 04.1.14 | No Comments

You Need to Lose Weight Because If You’re Fat You’re not Fit

You Need to Lose Weight Because If You’re Fat You’re not Fit

It’s okay to be overweight, as long as you don’t have diabetes, hypertension, and still have the ability to lose weight. However, obesity is a different story altogether. While the bulk of studies warn about the dangers to the heart, liver, k.. Read More

Fitness, Health, Health and Wellness | 12.4.13 | No Comments

Is Diet the Only Source of Obesity

Is Diet the Only Source of Obesity

Most people believe that obesity is caused by a poor or unhealthy diet. Although diet may have a huge role to play in this condition, there are also other factors that can cause one to be obese. What are they? Genetics – This factor is also.. Read More

Dieting, Health News, Overweight Problems | 12.19.12 | 1 Comment

Weight Problems

If you read health headlines, you know that obesity is today’s top health epidemic. Why the alarm? Among other reasons, obesity has been cited as a major cause of death and disease, increasing the risks for heart disease, stroke, high blood pressur.. Read More

Healthy Eating Challenge (365 Days) | 07.11.12 | No Comments

Obesity

Obesity

Childhood obesity in the United States is becoming a serious national problem as the number of overweight and obese children continues to rise. This is particularly important because obesity is linked to the development of diabetes, heart d.. Read More

Health and Wellness | 03.1.09 | 1 Comment