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Can Obesity Be Contagious?

07 Feb 2018 | 25,093 Views

This deadly condition is associated with heart disease, diabetes and an increased risk of premature death. Research data shows your risk is higher when your friends also suffer. I suggest you consider four simple lifestyle choices to lower your risk.

Study Proves Sugar Is Responsible for Remarkable Rate of Disease

01 Nov 2017 | 66,767 Views

Excessive amounts of sugar are dangerous and addictive. Recent research shows sugar feeds diseased cells, helping them to grow and multiply quickly, supporting the theory that it is a metabolic disease and not a genetic problem. I'll give you strategies to support your treatment if you already have the disease.

Obesity Responsible for 40 Percent of Diagnosed Cancers

18 Oct 2017 | 103,949 Views

Many still hold fast to the idea that you can be metabolically healthy no matter what your scale says. With this new alarming research, we now know that's not true and may be giving you false reassurance. Even if you're not too heavy pound-wise, but have a pooch, you're still at risk.

How the Obesity Epidemic Got Started, and How We Can End It

29 Jul 2017 | 269,911 Views

You likely didn't see this coming, since it's been beaten into your brain practically your whole life. Beware, it's a deadly toxin that sends your brain, heart and liver into a tizzy, and is blamed for 8-year-olds getting heart attacks. But don't expect them to fess up. How to protect yourself.

New CDC Director Supports Soda Industry Science

25 Jul 2017 | 134,409 Views

Your wellbeing is extremely vulnerable to this issue. So much so, it could be the single most important health decision you make today. Yet, deep pockets quietly work to snatch your life away by luring you into this potent health trap - which then makes them even richer.

Obesity Takes Greater Than Ever Toll on Global Health

28 Jun 2017 | 159,531 Views

If you want to help do all you can to help lower your risk of cancer and other chronic disease like diabetes, heart disease and stroke, look no further than this. Now inching out smoking as the leading cause linked to cancer deaths, this rising issue is now plaguing not only Americans, but people worldwide at record numbers.

Mounting Evidence Grows Against Diet Soda

06 Jun 2017 | 48,700 Views

Drinking diet soda may increase your risk of a surprising number of chronic diseases and appears harmful for your heart, brain and mental health. The biggest myth of all is that diet soda will help you lose weight; in reality, it may prime your body for weight gain and obesity.

Ginger Fights Obesity

05 Jun 2017 | 49,472 Views

Ginger, an ancient, highly prized spice, has been known as being protective against many chronic diseases, but recently it's been tapped for its effectiveness against obesity and metabolic syndrome. What else can ginger do for you?

Coca-Cola Caught Undermining Public Health Initiatives

12 Apr 2017 | 257,487 Views

Research suggests they are to blame for about 183,000 deaths each year, including 133,000 from diabetes and 44,000 from heart disease. Please don't put your head in the sand - here's exactly what happens within 60 minutes of drinking it.

American Lifespan Declines as Obesity and Opioid Epidemic Takes Its Toll

21 Dec 2016 | 185,621 Views

For the first time in 2 decades, life expectancy has declined - and the problem may be far greater than we can imagine. According to the World Health Organization, one of the chief triggers is 'a much greater public health threat than any other epidemic known to man.'