Fat Loss Without Dieting
The concept fat loss without dieting is one that is of great interest to persons who have a poundage problem and have…
How To Totally Get Rid Of Belly Fat
It is almost impossible to meet someone who is obese but doesn’t have problems with belly fat. The two would always…
The Many Ways That Excess Fat is Dangerous to
Visceral fat, the fat that accumulates deep within your body is potentially doing more damage than other, closer to…
How To Shed Excess Belly Fat
You would certainly demoralized not to wear your favorite Jeans due to your fat in middle of your body. Extra fat in…
Gastric Bypass Surgery - Vancouver WA
It may sound astonishing to you, but gastric bypass surgery in Vancouver, WA can cost a patient close to 30 thousand…
Is Your Job Making You Fat And Will That Eventually
A recent study has shown that the workers of today are not only larger on average than the workers of the 1960’s,…
Obesity Articles (145)
Loose Belly Fat (Pot Belly)
Getting rid of belly fat for both men and women is a great issue and something that every man and woman should take seriously. Have you ever wondered why your belly or tummy is growing bigger and round like a pot? This is known as "belly fat" or "pot belly".…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   Mar 19, 2011  
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Am I A Food Addict? Signs And Symptoms
Am I a food addict? is a very important question to be asking yourself if you find that you answer YES to any of the following questions and/or scenarios... But first, why is it important to know if you are a food addict? Well, fact is that those who are…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   May 17, 2011  
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Health Campaigns: A Proposal to Change the Culture And Obesity Issue In Mississippi
Obesity is a problem, a big problem. It is affecting our youth across the nation at an alarming rate, and Mississippi may be the worst offender (“Americans living longer” 2009). Small steps may be Mississippi’s best bet at addressing the issue of obesity of its youth and adolescents (Gilson, McKenna,…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   Aug 14, 2011  
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Obese Kids And the Future Of America: It is Going to Take A Medical Village
The saying goes “it takes a village to raise a child”. That saying may be slightly changed in the coming years as the care of obese children becomes more of a focus in the medical community and society at large. Christine Calamaro, Ph.D, CRNP, an Assistant Professor at the University…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   Jun 20, 2011  
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How to Reverse Obesity
If you're struggling with your weight and are wondering how to reverse obesity you must first understand that you are not alone in this battle. In fact, there are over 60 million American aged 25 and over who are suffering from obesity and obesity-related illnesses. Many people who hear the…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   May 16, 2011  
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Causes of Childhood Obesity
The Causes of Childhood Obesity As recently as a generation ago there were only a few random children that were overweight, usually because of faulty genes and other issues. But, the number of children who are classified as overweight and obese has more than tripled in the recent years and…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   Dec 01, 2010  
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Tips To Lose Belly Fat
I get e-mails everyday with people asking me to give them tips to lose belly fat. Well, I'll start saying that you should focus on losing overall weight, not only the belly fat. I'm saying this for an obvious reason, to lose belly fat alone is impossible, as it's impossible…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   Mar 12, 2011  
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Lose That Blubber, You Know You Can!
Ok, you look in the mirror and you don't like what you see. Love handles. When you grab them, what do you see? But you can lose that blubber today. Start by telling yourself, with a little desire, motivation, and work, I can lose this weight, for good! You know…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   Aug 08, 2011  
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Obesity In the United States
What is obesity? Obesity is medically defined as a condition whereby a person is twenty percent above the recommended weight. This weight is determined by establishing the body mass index of a person. The body mass index takes into consideration two main factors so as to calculate the maximum recommended…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   Mar 29, 2013  
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Can Your Shoes Be Making You Fat: How the Shoes You Wear Can Change How Your Body Works
We've all seen the ads. The claim is simple: if you wear this pair of shoes to walk or to do your daily activities, you can tone your hips, thighs and buttocks without having to do major time in the gym or other major changes. The problem, however, turns out…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   Feb 20, 2012  
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Gastric Bypass Surgery - Vancouver WA
It may sound astonishing to you, but gastric bypass surgery in Vancouver, WA can cost a patient close to 30 thousand dollars depending on what kind of insurance they have and whether or not any of it is covered. Of couse for those patients paying cash only, this kind of…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   Jul 02, 2012  
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Why Psychology Must Step it Up When it Comes to Dealing With Obesity
Psychologists are still dealing with the decision to add obesity to the same diagnostic tool as anorexia and bulimia, labeling it as a psychologically based eating disorder. Obesity and its many consequences will be one of the main themes being discussed at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Association…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   Aug 02, 2012  
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Will Peer Counseling Stem Teen Obesity In the Us?
Obesity is an ongoing problem worldwide but no other country is seeing the potential for nearly one hundred percent obesity rates like the United States. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has warned that that is exactly what could be looming in the near future if something is not…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   Oct 07, 2011  
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Taming Eating And Cravings
“It’s not about trying to make the perfect decision in the moment — it’s about making the next decision. For example, if I tell someone to meditate instead of eating pizza, the pizza is going to win. But if I tell that person to do a three-minute deep-breathing exercise first…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   Jan 01, 2015  
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How Your Doctor's Weight May Influence How He Treats Your Obesity
Most people who are overweight know that they are that, but may not know that they are obese. They are probably convinced that they will go to their doctor and get the correct diagnosis as well as advice about their health, diet and exercise tips so that they can make…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   May 07, 2012  
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What is Food Addiction? - Do You Have It?
Have you ever asked yourself what is food addiction? Truth is, many people who suffer from food addiction are also dealing with a long list of other health-related illnesses, both physical and emotional. Many food addicts have turned to using food as their “drug”. Food becomes the cure for dealing…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   May 16, 2011  
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Obesity: How Well Do You Know Your Risks?
Most people know that being obese puts them at risk for certain health conditions such as heart disease and diabetes but how many other health risks are they aware of? A recent survey of more than one thousand adults revealed that a shockingly low number are aware of some of…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   Jan 08, 2013  
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Fat Loss Without Dieting
The concept fat loss without dieting is one that is of great interest to persons who have a poundage problem and have never had success dieting. All diets claim to have the miracle diet or avenue to losing weight only if you follow religiously their formula. And when the diet…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   Feb 08, 2012  
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Your Genes May Keep You From Fitting In Your Jeans: Obesity Genes Influences Food Choices And More
A new study from the Miriam Hospital's Weight Control and Diabetes Research Center has allowed researchers to show that certain so called "obesity genes" may play a role in more than just how much weight you gain or how fast that weight is put on. Those genes may also play…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   May 28, 2012  
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Does Socnet Make People ‘puter Taters?
The rising obesity numbers have people looking for anyone or anything to blame. Television and computer time are both being blamed for some of the more sedentary people, however, at least with certain age groups, the computer may not deserve any of that blame at all. Those people are not…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   Jul 19, 2011  
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Statistics Of American Obesity
I am writing this as a strictly educational post on the statistics of obesity in America. Although these facts will not in and of themselves help people to lose weight if that is something they desire, they will I hope give a perspective and understanding of just how huge the…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   Sep 27, 2011  
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Risks Of Protein Overuse
First thing that we are told in any weight loss or bodybuilding diet is to increase the amount of protein ingested. There are various protein shakes available, but the emphasize is also on natural, rich in protein products, like various meats and dairy. Those are the two most popular food…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   Jun 18, 2013  
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Diet Sodas Linked to Metabolic Syndrome Regardless Of Overall Diet Habits
Researchers have linked diet soda to dietary problems in the past, citing the false expectations that is triggered in the body when they are consumed. A new study, published in the journal, General Internal Medicine, shows that diet sodas are being linked to increased risk of heart attack, stroke and…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   Mar 28, 2012  
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FDA Approves Belviq to Treat Some Overweight Or Obese Adults
Well, it's happened. The FDA approves Belviq to treat some overweight or obese adults. There has been dancing in the streets. Joyous shouts of happiness over the televisions and radios. The wonder drug is here. Hallelujah! Obesity will now be banished in America! You don't really believe that, do you?…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   Jul 12, 2012  
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Obesity And Diabetes Still Rising
The CDC just released results of a study that shows diabetes still rising across the South at an alarming rate. Oklahoma tripled the diabetes rate in the fifteen year study, and Alabama, Kentucky and Georgia also had major increases. Considering the public awareness campaign on obesity in children and adults…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   Nov 17, 2012  
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Dukan Diet Founder Suggests Giving Slim Kids Higher Marks: Sets Off National Controversy
Once upon a time, people talked about the French paradox. People there ate rich, fatty foods but did not gain weight like other countries did. But the paradox has caught up with the French people and obesity rates there are skyrocketing. To combat the numbers, Pierre Dukan, the author of…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   Jan 05, 2012  
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4 Easy Health AND Fitness Tips
In short we all need to be healthy and fit. We each have our own reasons from looking good naked to being around for the kids, maybe the doctor ordered us too. Obesity is the leading overarching cause of death in the U.S. and I dare say most of the…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   May 03, 2016  
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Could Nerve Changing Surgeries Help Win the War Against Obesity In the Near Future?
Weight loss surgeries are nothing new. In fact, they have been used by thousands of patients since the early '90s to combat the growing wave of obesity. However, many of the variations of these surgeries have a number of serious risks and side effects and may do nothing to address…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   May 14, 2012  
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Heavy Teens Have A Higher Risk Of Becoming Heavy Adults
Teens who can be classified as overweight or obese increase their risk of being even heavier when they are thirty years old says a new study recently completed by the University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill. While other studies have certainly established the link between being overweight as a child…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   Jul 05, 2011  
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Probiotics: A Great Home Remedy for Weight Loss
Friendly bacteria in the gut, or probiotics, are some of our best allies when it comes to promoting good health. These bacteria including lactobacilli, bifidobacteria and many others populate our digestive tracts and in addition to promoting weight loss, play a role in maintaining immune health (including cancer prevention), improving…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   Aug 16, 2011  
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