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 […]

Lose Some Weight

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Obesity & Overweight Awareness and solutions | Weight loss solutions Intro – English

obesity means having excess body fat adults 35 years of age and older with a BMI greater than 30 are obese obesity is not just a cosmetic consideration it is a chronic medical disease that can lead to diabetes high blood pressure heart disease and other chronic illnesses what causes obesity and overweight genetics or […]

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 […]

My Husband Helped Me Love My ‘Super-Fat’ Body | TRULY

When I was growing up I always loved reading books. But there was never people like me. Fat people are always portrayed in a comical way. Or they were evil really took me as a child that, ‘Oh, I can’t be the hero because I’m fat.’ I haven’t had luck with boyfriends before and finally […]

Being Fat Kids At School | Romesh Chats To Desiree Burch

I’ll never forget, starting at uni, walking into, like a hall, like a uni party, and seeing a girl with a full hijab just smoking the biggest joint I’d ever seen. That’s a T-shirt, like, that’s a, that’s beautiful! That is, that is going to create, like, racial harmony. My mum was such a feeder! […]