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Obesity: What is it and why should we care?

We can’t pick up the paper, go online or turn on the TV without hearing about obesity. Our society is obsessed with it. There is no end to the number of programs willing to take your money with promises of melting fat away without doing anything. 1,030 more words


Causes and Consequences of Abdominal Obesity

Recent reports indicate that abdominal weight problems relates to the chance of coronary disease. An overweight of 15 % in accordance with the perfect weight, based on sex and age, is really a obvious health condition, particularly when fatty deposits come in the stomach area, the generally known as… 13 more words

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A Yarn

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Body shape and why it matters

Body shape and where you carry your excess weight is a valuable predictor of disease risk.  Therefore, determining whether you are shaped like an apple, pear or avocado is important. 1,232 more words

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Identifying the Risk Factors - Part 3 (Originally Posted 4/4/15)

The final study I want to highlight is the Interheart Study, led by Dr. Salim Yusef of Canada.  Yusef had a concern that previous studies had focused too much on individuals in developed countries and that while we were seeing decreases in CVD (cardiovascular disease) over time in most developed countries, the prevalence of CVD continued to increase world wide. 287 more words