Overweight? Better Drive Safely

Obese individuals in car crashes are more likely to die than those of normal weight. I’m Erin White and THIS is a dailyRx Minute. Losing weight may be another way to protect yourself in a car crash. When compared to people of a healthy weight, Obese individuals are 21 percent more likely to die in […]

Can a School Call Your Child Overweight? | David Schwartz | Gotham | Fox News

>>Jamie: THE DENVER PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT IS TRYING TO WIN THE WAR ON CHILDHOOD OBESITY AND THEY’RE DOING IT IN AN INNOVATIVE WAY. DID THEY GO TOO FAR? THE SCHOOL SYSTEM THERE SENDING HOME HEALTH REPORTS LIKE REGULAR REPORT CARDS LETTING PARENTS KNOW IF THEIR KIDS ARE OVERWEIGHT. THE KIDS AREN’T SUPPOSED TO READ THE […]

What is obesity? – Mia Nacamulli

The most basic function of bodily fat is self-storage of food reserves. In prehistoric times, natural selection favored genotypes that could endure harsh conditions by stocking the most fat. With chronic malnutrition being the norm for most of human history, genetics evolved to favor fat storage. So when did body fat become problematic? The negative […]

WHAT IS THE HEALTHIEST DIET?

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HOW to quit Sugar & Unhealthy Habits

Almost everyone understand that Sugar isn’t particularly good for you and may feel guilty whenever having sweets or candy. This wasn’t always the case, sugar used to be advertised as just a source of quick energy, and even as a means for losing weight. “Mmm, another thing – the cold crisp taste of Coke is […]

BMI (Body Mass Index)

BMI is an index describing relative weight for height. BMI has alot of ranges depicting certain of body types Anything under 18.5 is considered underweight, a healthy weight falls between 18.5 – 24.9, overweight is above>25, obese is above 30. A lot of people dislike the use BMI since it reflects height and weight measures […]

HOW to quit Sugar & Unhealthy Habits

Almost everyone understand that Sugar isn’t particularly good for you and may feel guilty whenever having sweets or candy. This wasn’t always the case, sugar used to be advertised as just a source of quick energy, and even as a means for losing weight. “Mmm, another thing – the cold crisp taste of Coke is […]

Children Obesity Risk 32% of children are overweight.

Diet Plan For Weight Loss

HELLO. WEIGHT GAIN OR OBESITY IS A VERY COMMONLY SEEN CONDITION IN TODAY’S WORLD. MORE THAN 50% OF US ARE OVER WEIGHT OR OBESE. HAVE YOU CHECKED YOUR WEIGHT RECENTLY? CHECK YOUR WEIGHT AND CALCULATE YOUR BMI, (BODY MASS INDEX). IF YOUR BMI IS MORE THAN 25, THAT MEANS YOU ARE OVER WEIGHT. EXCESS OF […]