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A victory

After nearly 18 months I have managed to lose my 2 stone I put back on

Incase its not that clear I am just above nine and a half stone. 27 more words


Are we too obsessed with curing cancer?

Craig Venter is a stapled name in the genetics world. His newest company aims to increase healthy ageing.

“We have MRI imaging of the brain and body which allows us to detect any tumour larger than two millimetres. 870 more words


A year ago

I put on facebook that I was not happy with my size, I had managed to put on two stone and looked (in my eyes) like a hippo. 155 more words


A brief look at the relationship between energy usage and obesity

Using the CDC, we can see the obesity rate for each state in 2014.

Using the U.S. Energy Information Administration we can see how much energy each state used for 2013. 1,428 more words

Losing Weight

Some insights on fitness and health trackers- Helping? Hurting???

“An especially useful starting point for an aspiring healthcare company would be to think about ways to deliver a “positive good.”  Most contemporary medicine is generally regarded, economically, as a negative good – something we use or engage in because we have to, not because we especially want to.  2,465 more words


How much cheaper would an airplane ticket be if we weren't overweight?

In America,

  • More than 2 in 3 adults are considered to be overweight or obese.
  • More than 1 in 3 adults are considered to be obese.
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