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Obesity in humans linked to fat gene in prehistoric apes

Posted by on Dec 16, 2015 in belly fat | 0 comments

Obesity in humans linked to fat gene in prehistoric apes A genetic mutation in extinct European apes that enabled them to convert fruit sugar into fat could be a cause of the modern obesity epidemic and …See Original Article MSPs get set to introduce junk-food tax in bid for slimmer Scotland Watchdogs FSS last week painted a bleak picture of Scotland's diet and revealed little progress has been made tackling obesity in the past 15 years.See Original Article Set an example: cut sugar levels in drinks by law Much has been said recently about the growing problem, not only in this country but throughout the region, of the high level of obesity, especially in …See Original Article Suffolk gets healthier Many of those grants are funding initiatives toward combating obesity, improving the nutritional health of families and reducing the occurrence of …See Original...

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Obesity Linked to More Severe Bone, Joint Injuries

Posted by on Dec 14, 2015 in belly fat | 0 comments

Obesity Linked to More Severe Bone, Joint Injuries FRIDAY, Dec. 4, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Obesity complicates the treatment of broken bones and other major joint injuries, a new study suggests.See Original Article Carpal tunnel syndrome on the rise due to obesity Carpal tunnel syndrome on the rise due to obesity Being overweight or obese increases the risk of developing carpal tunnel syndrome, according to …See Original Article New Evidence Suggests Fathers Pass on Obesity Through Sperm This relationship between genetic data and lifestyle changes could lead to methods of preventing the transmission of obesity and other disorders from …See Original Article Sugar tax: Is it enough to solve the obesity crisis? Other suggestions to help the battle against obesity include introducing 20% tax on full sugar soft drinks, stronger controls on buy-one-get-one-free …See Original...

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The reality of fast food

Posted by on Dec 11, 2015 in belly fat | 0 comments

The reality of fast food Obesity is a nationwide problem, but some states and cities have it worse than others. In Chicago, obesity is a big problem. I think one of the reasons …See Original Article Coke Gets Caught Funding “Anti-Obesity Organization” and Trying to Manipulate Data Coca Cola got its hand caught in the non-profit honeypot last week when the Associate Press reported on emails which showed that Coca Cola was …See Original Article Inactivity, obesity accelerate arthritic pain First and foremost, there is incontrovertible evidence that obesity and physical inactivity are two factors that can accelerate osteoarthritic change in …See Original Article Obesity Becoming A Huge Problem in New York City Statistics was given by The State of Obesity: Better Policies for a Healthier America and it noted how New York City is actually the 12th lowest obese …See Original...

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NZ cats, dogs facing obesity epidemic

Posted by on Nov 4, 2015 in belly fat | 0 comments

NZ cats, dogs facing obesity epidemic If you're the owner of a fat cat or have a hog for a dog, then it's time to check your pet's weight. It's Pet Obesity Awareness Day and vets around the …See Original Article New Research Program To Search For Nutritional Solutions to Obesity, Poor Metabolic Health The new obesity and metabolic health research program, dubbed “Peak Nutrition for Metabolic Health,” will be led by Professor Sally Poppitt from the …See Original Article Childhood obesity is the subject of an ongoing study Childhood obesity is the subject of an ongoing study … are at risk of not living as long as their parents because of a large spike in childhood obesity.See Original Article Experts warning of obesity epidemic, this time for pets The latest alarm is not for us, but our four legged friends with a rise in fat pets suffering ailments from diabetes to arthritis. Source: ONE News …See Original...

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Dog gets moving to overcome obesity

Posted by on Jul 17, 2015 in belly fat | 0 comments

Dog gets moving to overcome obesity Dog suffering from weight problem and other issues gets a new lease on life.See Original Article Weight Loss Drug: Diabetic Medication Saxendra (Liraglutide) Effective Against Scaling Obesity In another round of testing, Saxendra, a weight loss drug, has confirmed previous studies that it is effective against curbing problems related to obesity …See Original Article Seven top tips to stop your child becoming obese To mark Childhood Obesity Week, which runs until Sunday, nurseries, … Dr Andrew Coward, chairman of Birmingham's Childhood Obesity Steering …See Original Article AAP Releases New Recommendations for Preventing Childhood Obesity The AAP encourages pediatricians begin obesity prevention with expectant mothers and recommend mothers breastfeed exclusively for the first 6 …See Original...

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'When you see 5 year olds the size of a bus, it's tantamount to abuse'

Posted by on May 10, 2015 in belly fat | 0 comments

'When you see 5 year olds the size of a bus, it's tantamount to abuse' Taxing junk food and dropping the cost of fruit and vegetables are just some of the ideas offered by readers on how to lower New Zealand's obesity …See Original Article UnitedHealthcare Provides $1 Million to 4-H Expanding Partnership to Combat Hunger and … … to support 4-H programs, reaching 200,000 young people and families through positive messages to combat obesity and promote healthy living.See Original Article Pacific Islands Are Home To 'Fattest Countries' on Earth, Reports World Health Organization Earlier studies focusing on the cause of obesity in the region has found at least one that has lead to the 'Thrifty Genes' hypothesis – the concept that …See Original Article Major Paper Presentation – Fruit and Vegetable Consumption, Physical Activity and Obesity … Major Paper Presentation – Fruit and Vegetable Consumption, Physical Activity and Obesity Prevention. Add this event into your calendar using the …See Original...

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