I am starting to wonder if I am not actually this lazy but I am afraid of working out. Is that going to be what puts me over the edge and I’ll actually start losing serious weight. 428 more words
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NASHVILLE, Tenn. — A new study shows hope in the fight against obesity.
Scientists at Vanderbilt are creating bacteria that act as a therapeutic compound in the gut. 57 more words
Despite all the efforts, people are losing the war on obesity. There is probably a number of factors involved, genetics, underlying medical problems, most of all diet, but in any case we are living in a world that is slightly heavier than our historical counterparts. 630 more words
BLACKSBURG, VA (CBS) – Obese people might have less endurance on the job than the average worker.
Researchers from Virginia Tech studied 32 people categorized as either non-obese young, obese young, non-obese older, or obese older who were instructed to complete three tasks that required multiple uses of the upper extremities. 197 more words