Trying To Lose Weight - From Fat To Thin
I have written this article for those of you who are trying to lose weight easily. When I use the word ‘easy’ I…
FDA Pushes for More Realistic Serving Sizes on
Start a new diet or consult a nutritionist and the first thing you will hear is to start reading labels and to stick…
Obesity And Discrimination: Workplace Obesity
Managers who feel that they are good to better than average looking are more likely to discriminate against women who…
5 Steps to Perfect Your Home Workouts
Losing weight isn't the world's most easiest thing to do, but it can be done. Having a full body workout is very important…
Obesity: It Might Be Genetic (at Least A Little)
Obese people are not getting a free pass, nor are they being let off the hook but researchers in the UK have identified…
Does Obesity Automatically Ill Health?
Most people assume that obesity automatically equals poor health and an increased risk of certain health factors. But,…
Obesity Articles (145)
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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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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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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Reducing Belly Fat With Diet And Exercise
Reducing belly fat is difficult for many people. The abdominal region is prone to weight gain and although the pounds are tough to shed, it's not entirely impossible. The most effective method is to simply implement a healthy eating plan and get plenty of exercise. Before beginning the plan, take…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   Jul 23, 2012  
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Battling Obesity: Rediscovering the Great Outdoors
Play. It's a fantastic way to have fun and subconciously keep off extra pounds. Particularly, it is a fantastic way for kids to stay healthy. You usually don't want to have to lecture them at that stage of their life about "being healthy" and "staying fit." They would probably just…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   Sep 29, 2011  
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The Stickman ( His Legs)
I grew up during the times when outside was a big playground. Trees, old mattresses, even playing with a can had the potential of being more fun than playing with a toy I had received for Christmas. Yes, the good-old-day! The times when mother never knew what I may bring…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   Jan 11, 2014  
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When Does Obesity Become Fat – When You're Told, Or When You Feel?
This has nothing to do with child obesity! When are you obese, and when are you fat? That is the question here, about to receive exploration via the mental compounding of self judgement. Obese, described as “excessively fat” and fat, described as “having an over-abundance of flesh”, now who can…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   Apr 29, 2012  
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How To Reduce A Fat Belly
One of the most common health issues faced by both men and women alike is how to reduce a fat belly. Most of us who have this problem are also overweight at the same time. It is just not only a question of looks alone but rather points to a…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   Apr 14, 2011  
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Obesity - A Choice
All over the world, countless individuals suffer from the curse of being overweight, or much worse – obesity. Having such problems will eventually lead to other health-degenerating illnesses like heart and blood problems, respiratory problems, kidney damage, and a whole lot more. Being a nurse, I have seen this “epidemic”…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   Jul 07, 2011  
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Eat To Live Diet Plan
As a fitness training instructor, the vast majority of people who come to me for help are overweight. I can tell almost immediately if they are serious about their problem or if they're here to just to test the water. I can tell in their eyes on our very first…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   Dec 15, 2012  
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Teens Who Consume A High Fructose Diet May Increase Their Risk for Cardiovascular Disease
A study completed by the Medical College of Georgia at the Georgia Health Sciences University has shown that adolescents that consume a diet that is high in high fructose corn syrup as well as other forms of fructose and have excess belly fat are a much higher risk for a…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   Jan 25, 2012  
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Excess Weight Increases the Risk Of Pain, Physical And Mental
People who are above their normal or prescribed weight are at an increased risk according to a new study published in the journal Obesity. That study, which looked at more than one million people found that not only did obesity increase the risk of pain but chronic pain was also…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   May 20, 2012  
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Fat, Sick, And Almost Dead
Hello all you bloggers, how was everyone's weekend? Today, I'm going to talk to you, about obesity. Your wondering to yourself, " man I know about obestity". Do you really know it? Well, I'm going talk to you, about what happens, to your body, when you don't take care of…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   Jun 27, 2012  
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What Is Obesety And Its Effects
A person is considered obese if their body fat BMI or body mass index is equal to or greater than 30. This index is calculated from a persons height and weight. Obesity is a leading cause of heart disease, stroke, diabetes and some types or kinds of cancer. Foods high…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   Sep 26, 2011  
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Saffron Extract Select Does It Work And Why?
If you are trying to lose weight, you may find that one of the most difficult factors preventing you from achieving your weight loss aims is your tendency to snack in between meals. The longer a diet goes on, the more the temptation grows. If you could take something to…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   May 21, 2013  
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Portion Size, Serving Size And the Psychology Behind Overeating
Overeating is not only a problem caused by overactive taste buds or simply by your emotions. In many cases there are more than a few reasons that are spurring you to overeat including a mechanism caused by the messages that gets bobbled by the eyes, the brain and the stomach.…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   Mar 07, 2012  
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The Obesity - arthritis Link: Does Your Weight Matter to Your Joints?
Arthritis is the leading cause of both chronic and acute pain and disability among American adults. Typically thought of as a single disease, arthritis is actually an umbrella term for more than one hundred different variations of the disease. It is so prevalent that more than eighty percent of adults…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   Sep 17, 2012  
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Trying To Lose Weight - From Fat To Thin
I have written this article for those of you who are trying to lose weight easily. When I use the word ‘easy’ I am not talking about those miracle crash diets where you can lose a stone in a week. These types of programs are unsafe and are not sustainable…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   Dec 28, 2011  
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Weight Loss Naturally
Natural weight loss remedies are the best way to control one’s weight. The things required in it are handy and available in one’s home on day to day basis. The ingredients are frequently available in market and easy to get. Weight loss is like a dream come true for an…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   Aug 10, 2015  
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800 Pound Bride Prepares for Her Marriage And Strives for A Record
When most women get engaged, they immediately go on a diet, hoping to lose weight and fit into a much smaller dress. There have even been reports of women who have gone to such extremes to accomplish their weight loss that they were willing to have a naso-gastric tube inserted…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   May 10, 2012  
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Is Your Job Making You Fat And Will That Eventually Lead to the Loss Of Your Job?
A recent study has shown that the workers of today are not only larger on average than the workers of the 1960’s, but they also burn an average of around 150 calories less each day as well. That study shows that men are burning around 142 calories less, while women…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   May 27, 2011  
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Soft Drinks And Obesity, A Costly Connection
Obesity has many causes, some more obvious than others. However the obesity and soft drink connection is a costly one. We all seem to agree that better food choices are the answer, or do we? The fast food industry invests $4 billion dollars annually in marketing unhealthy products...and will continue…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   Aug 02, 2011  
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Oh Poor Plumbo, The Insufferable Smug Attitude Of A Former Fatty
No offense to groups like Weight Watchers, but there is one area that this and similar groups overlooks with their weight loss programs. Once some people have lost the weight and hit their goal, once they are "former fatties" they morph into something new. For some people it is something…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   Jan 31, 2013  
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Healthy Weight Loss Diet
The American Cancer Society, in its newly released e-book called “Cancer Facts & Figures 2012” has estimated that in 2012 about 173,200 cancer deaths in America will be caused by tobacco use. Based on Scientific evidence, about one-third of the 577,190 cancer deaths expected to occur in America in 2012…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   Feb 21, 2012  
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The Many Ways That Excess Fat is Dangerous to Your Body
Visceral fat, the fat that accumulates deep within your body is potentially doing more damage than other, closer to the surface pockets of fat. In recent years, visceral fat, especially that which gathers around the abdomen has been discussed as more dangerous than all over body fat. That fat, which…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   Jun 03, 2012  
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Is there A Fat Gene? - The Links Of Genetics And Obesity
According to the Food Research and Action Center two-thirds of the adults in the United States are overweight. Now Americans everywhere are turning to weight loss supplements and by-pass surgeries; however, some still believe genetics is the cause of their distress. The obesity crisis today is largely the result of…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Obesity   Jul 27, 2012  
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