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Healthy Eating Habits For Children And Families

While recent studies suggest that the rates of childhood obesity are leveling off, David S. Ludwig, MD, PhD, director of the Optimal Weight for Life Clinic at Children’s Hospital Boston, suggests that the rates of childhood obesity are still at … Continue reading



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Shocking Diet Facts On Carbohydrates And Weight Loss

Foreword By The Author This is the third in a series of eight videos containing valuable free, and often hard to find, information that can help in your quest to lose weight, become healthy, stay healthy and enjoy a long … Continue reading



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Complications Of Weight Loss Surgery

Foreword By The Author Like most major surgery, weight loss surgical treatment has dangers like for example bleeding, infection and an negative kind of reaction to the anaesthesia. Weight loss from diet plans or bariatric surgery treatment additionally increases the … Continue reading



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Knee Surgery For The Overweight

Foreword By The Author Doctors may suggest a knee replacement operation when knee suffering and loss of function is severe and drugs and other remedies no longer alleviate the pain. The doctor will usually request x-rays in order to inspect … Continue reading



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The Health Effects Of Being Overweight

Foreword By The Author Weighing too much is one of the biggest causes of health problems. Even a small reduction in body weight can decrease your chances of developing the most common chronic disorders as you get older. If by … Continue reading



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High Cholesterol And Obesity

Foreword By The Author Most people who are overweight are already aware of the fact that it poses a risk to their overall  health. However, many do not know the extent of that risk nor the precise aspects of an overweight lifestyle that can … Continue reading



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Overcoming The Obesity Stigma

Foreword By The Author Statistics show that the western world is experiencing a huge increase in rates of obesity and that this is true among all age groups and both sexes. It is now realized that this is mainly because … Continue reading



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Acid Reflux And The Overweight

Foreword By The Author It’s a well-known fact that excess weight leads to the development of a number of health issues such as joint disease, high blood pressure and cardiac problems, as well as increasing the chances of having cancer … Continue reading



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Low Self-Esteem From Being Overweight

Foreword By The Author The mental effects of being overweight or carrying excess weight are often devastating. People with weight issues are often ridiculed by others who have normal weights. Jokes poking fun at overweight and obese people are familiar to us … Continue reading



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The GI Diet: A Review

Foreword By The Author This is the fourth in a series of articles about branded diet plans for the overweight. This time, the topic of attention is the GI (Glycemic Index) diet, which was first established to aid diabetics. Diabetics need programs which … Continue reading



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