The importance of traditional medicines and diet
SEVERAL studies in the early 1960's noted that there was almost a complete absence of malnourishment or obesity among most Micronesians. One survey found no indication of diabetes. A blood pressure study conducted in Pohnpei in the late 1940s ...
How obesity is likely to gravely hurt your child
The Standard (press release)
Obesity at childhood precedes obesity in adulthood, Dr. Supa Tunje, a paeditrician at Adora Children's clinic adduces. The effects of the disease are however somewhat similar in both situations but probably with grimmer implications during childhood.
Virtual reality tested as obesity fix
The Sun Star
Alaska has a higher than national average rate of obesity, and in Lupinek's research he discovered “rural hub communities” are where the rate of obesity is the highest. These hub communities are on the grid enough that the people aren't hunting and ...
Progress towards defeating hunger slows down in Asia-Pacific, obesity on the rise, as diets change
6 November 2016, Bangkok – Progress toward defeating hunger in the world's most populous region has slowed and countries of Asia-Pacific must redouble their efforts if the Sustainable Development Goal of zero hunger is to be met by 2030, the UN's Food ...
Stephen Hawking Warns Obesity Epidemic Now A Threat To Humanity
Professor Hawking appeared on a video to warn the rest of the world about the perils of obesity. The professor said it's become the most serious public health problem of the 21st century. The man who suffers from a motor neurone disease reaches out to ...
Obesity prevention program seeks participants
The Daily Courier
FOREST CITY — Childhood obesity is growing and affects close to one-fifth of children and youth in the United States, according to the Center For Disease Control. Aaron Simmons is tackling that problem head-on in Rutherford County through his ...
ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER SAID "I'LL BE BACK!" AND HE IS!
PRWire (press release)
activities that might lead to them taking up sport and terminate obesity in children. My fitness crusade is to encourage people of all ages to get off the couch and start exercising. It is so important for our youth to experience the benefits of ...
Session offers bariatric surgery information
A free information session for people wanting to learn more about obesity and bariatric surgery is planned at 5:30 p.m. Dec. 13 at Southern Indiana Surgery, 2325 18th St., Suite 220. Offered through the Bariatric Center at Columbus Regional Health, Dr ...
Stephen Hawking Is Right But Also Wrong About Obesity
But this sounds like one the common misunderstandings of obesity prevention and control. If the solution were simple, then the problem would not have been getting worse and worse since the 1980′s, despite new diet after new diet, new exercise after ...
Why Is Meat a Risk Factor for Diabetes?
We now have experimental evidence that exposure to industrial toxins alone induces weight gain and insulin resistance, and, therefore, may be an underappreciated cause of obesity and diabetes. Consider what's happening to our infants: Obesity in a ...