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‘Love handles’ raise death risk

By on Jan 28, 2018 in 21st Century Nutrition, LIFE STYLE DESIGN, OBESITY | 0 comments

Carrying extra fat around your middle dramatically increases your risk of early death, even if your overall weight is normal, say researchers. A study of almost 360,000 people from nine European countries found waist size a “powerful indicator” of risk. Each extra 2ins (5cm) raised the chance of early death by between 13% and 17%. The New England Journal of Medicine...

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1 in 5 Preschoolers are Obese

By on Jan 28, 2018 in 21st Century Nutrition, CHILDREN, OBESITY | 0 comments

CHICAGO – A striking new study says almost 1 in 5 American 4-year-olds is obese, and the rate is alarmingly higher among American Indian children, with nearly a third of them obese. Overall, more than half a million 4-year-olds are obese, the study suggests. Obesity is more common in Hispanic and black youngsters, too, but the disparity is most startling in...

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Soda Tax Weighed as Way to Finance Health Care Commercial

By on Jan 28, 2018 in CANCER, CHILDREN, DIABETES, HEALTH AND WELLNESS, LIFE STYLE DESIGN, LIVING GREEN, NUTRITION, OBESITY | 0 comments

This week, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) held the first ever conference on obesity titled “The Weight Of The Nation.” Obesity is a serious public health crisis, and according to new numbers released by the Journal of Health Affairs, spending on obesity-related health costs has doubled over the last decade, reaching a staggering $147 billion a...

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The Future of Medicine: Surgery Over The Internet

By on Jan 28, 2018 in Baby Boomers, BREAST CANCER, CANCER, HEALTH AND WELLNESS, INSPIRING STORIES, LIFE STYLE DESIGN, OBESITY | 0 comments

Dr. Tootla is a board certified surgeon. He is licensed to practice in over 20 countries. He has been named one of the top 2000 leading scientists of the 21st Century. Dr. Tootla has also been named one of the top surgeons in America by the Consumer Research Council of America, in Washington D.C.  With healthcare being such a huge topic today, we decided to contact...

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