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Have you seen the news stories about the obesity epidemic Did you

Have you seen the news stories about the obesity epidemic Did you


""Have you seen the news stories about the obesity epidemic? Did you see

We're in a new age of obesity. How did it happen? You'd be surprised

Fat Politics: The Real Story behind America's Obesity Epidemic 1st Edition

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... bill drove me insane,” Marion Nestle illustrated the irrational gap between what the government recommends we eat and what it subsidizes: “If you were ...

NACCHO Aboriginal Health and #chronicdisease @SandroDemaio How #obesity ups your chronic disease risk and what to do about it. ”

Other reports point to fruits being more protective than vegetables in weight control and diabetes prevention, although the types of fruits and vegetables ...

Figure 1 - income level, adult obesity, and childhood overweight

Supersize us: upselling is fuelling the obesity epidemic, warns report

Pick up your copy today or read Ken's article here: http://www.healthawareness.co.uk/overfed-but-undernourished …pic.twitter.com/wcyrWXR0IN

The obesity epidemic is real, but our solutions to date have been anything but. '

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This inborn predisposition to hold on to added weight reverberates down the life course. Few children are born obese, but once they become heavy, ...

Five things you need to know about National Children's Day

More than two-thirds (69%) of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander adults were overweight or obese (29% overweight but not obese, and 40% obese).

How everyday language casually stigmatises obesity – and what to do about it

... bill drove me insane,” Marion Nestle illustrated the irrational gap between what the government recommends we eat and what it subsidizes: “If you were ...

Easter eggs sold in January are fuelling obesity epidemic, doctors say

The obesity epidemic is an economic issue

While the reasons for skyrocketing obesity were largely elusive 30 years ago, they are obvious now. The modern food era has spread out a smorgasbord of ...

Outrage as scientists blame 'working mums' for UK obesity epidemic

Increased car use and the mechanisation of farming mean rural lifestyles have become far less active

Obesity is a common problem in the UK that's estimated to affect around one in every

How the world got fat: a visualisation of global obesity over 40 years | Max Galka | Global Development Professionals Network | The Guardian

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According to a 2013 report from the Union of Concerned Scientists, only 2 percent of U.S. farmland is used to grow fruits and vegetables, while 59 percent ...

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Is junk food to blame for the obesity epidemic?

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Impakter Essay: The Obesity Epidemic

Simple tips to curb overindulgence can help stop pounds piling on at Christmas

A diet guru explains why you should eat dinner at 2pm

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The Government is trying to deal with the country's childhood obesity epidemic

Obesity epidemic grows in adults; perhaps levels off in youth

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Will soft drink sugar taxes solve the obesity and diabetes epidemics?

Deborah Cohen for the Washington Post wrote in one article, “The food industry spends billions of dollars each year to develop products, packaging, ...


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If you take Britain's obesity figures at face value, we now have a higher rate of childhood obesity than the USA. This is almost certainly untrue.

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You will have noticed... People come in all sorts of shapes and sizes

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Obesity epidemic is led more by rural than urban populations

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Junk food ads on social media and TV could be banned before 9pm to fight obesity | UK News | Sky News

Boy, 13, is youngest victim of 'obesity epidemic' after fatal blood clot 'caused by his weight'

Fat : Fighting the Obesity Epidemic 1st Edition

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Trump's answer to the obesity epidemic: Here, have a cookie

American Journal of Clinical Nutrition

Weighing up autism's obesity crisis

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How Our Health-Care System Is Feeding the Obesity Epidemic


As another article in the same issue noted, “Rarely do chronic conditions such as obesity spread with the speed and dispersion characteristic of a ...

"WARNING: It's hard to be a little girl if you're not," reads the stark copy below her photograph.

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More than 10 percent of the world's population — 107.7 million children and 603.7 adults — is now obese Layla Dartry/EyeEm/Getty. Look around you ...

Bosnia Races Against Its Growing Obesity Epidemic

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This worksheet can help you understand how your current food habits compare with the DASH eating

Blame poverty not people's food choices for Britain's obesity epidemic

Obesity can increase the risk of heart disease and diabetes among others

America's Obesity Epidemic Is Only Getting Worse

Now let's add the childhood obesity figures which are measured in a totally different way. As you can see, they do not link up at all.

A prominent political reporter digs into the obesity epidemic

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Today has seen intense controversy surrounding the latest awareness-raising campaign from Cancer Research UK: So: what do you ...

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The researchers found that although there are differences in obesity between racial and ethnic groups,

Read the paper: Rising rural body-mass index is the main driver of the global obesity epidemic in adults

Fed Up documentary opening tonight in Vancouver, Toronto and Montreal documents how food manufacturers are responsible for fuelling an obesity epidemic in ...

A Nation in Crisis

Australian scientists are developing a pill that would let you eat all you want without gaining weight and is hailed as holding great promise for the fight ...

Restaurant Portion Sizes Contribute To Obesity Epidemic