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Obesity Surpasses Smoking in Terms of Ill Health Effects

Affecting 25% of American and Canadian adults, this commonly accepted condition is a gateway to chronic disease, including cancer, diabetes, depression, arthritis, and stroke. And now this new...

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Shocking Truth: Obesity Now Threatens to Overtake Hunger as Global Health Concern Number One

You go to great lengths to keep your children safe from physical dangers, yet if you're like most parents, you expose your children to this without a thought for future consequences. No wonder rates of this have soared by five-fold in recent decades.

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Improving Your Sleep May Be Key for Preventing and Treating Metabolic Disorders

According to a new poll by Sleep in America, 53% of respondents who did this before bed rate their sleep as excellent, compared to just 27% of those who didn’t. It takes just minutes, but it could also slash your risk of obesity, hypertension, and type 2 diabetes.

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Why Do We Overeat, and How Can We Stop?

Most overweight people aren't even aware these two things are happening. If you can keep both of these turned "on", you can help safeguard yourself from significant weight issues. Forget about counting calories, try this scientific approach instead.

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Mass Obesity No Cause for Celebration

Americans are sicker than ever. Yet the major American news stations are pulling PR stunts to make you think they've finally come up with an intelligent answer to illness and obesity. Don't be duped by their phony victory message.

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11 Charts That Show Everything Wrong with Our Modern Diet

80% of Americans are now thought to be insulin or leptin resistant, a drastic change from 35 years ago. Over the last 4 decades, a deadly trend has evolved that's also linked to cancer, depression, arthritis, and Alzheimer's. Are you still making this eating mistake?

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Big Sugar Tips Balance of Scale

What happens when the beverage industry funds studies about sugary beverages and obesity? New research reveals the startling truth.

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One in Five American Deaths Now Associated with Obesity

Dangerous false beliefs shroud this growing epidemic that's now behind more deaths than ever. But don't expect anyone to admit it... As the medical community rushes in with pills and vaccines to try to "fix" the problem, know you can help conquer it with these simple tips...

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Fatal Flaws in Federal Nutrition Guidelines Promote Obesity

40 years of nutrition research has finally been busted. According to a new study, it's "physiologically implausible" and our expanding waistlines have been blamed on the wrong scapegoat. Find out why you really pack on the pounds - and how to help reverse the attack...

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Harvard Researchers Address Obesity and Toxic Food

Two-thirds of Americans are now overweight, and scientists are starting to discover that this - not American's lack of self-control - is a primary driver. Plus: statistical comparisons between Swedish, Japanese, and American women that will surprise you...

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Documentary: Way Beyond Weight

Despite its healthy sounding name, it contains literally hundreds of grams of sugar per liter. What’s more, the ads are compelling and cater to children and teens. Are your children being duped into a fast track to obesity?

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