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Childhood obesity -Why?

One day I went shopping to buy some clothes but everything I tried on did not fit the way I wanted them to so I followed my conscience and began a diet and exercise program.   297 more words


Science Policy Around the Web - September 30, 2016

By: Jessica Hostetler, PhD

Human Genetic Manipulation

World’s first baby born with new “3 parent” technique

On September 27, 2016, the New Scientist reported the birth of a baby born with DNA from three people. 788 more words


Why do I feel bad for not wanting to be fat? 

Seeing adverts on tv recently is what prompted me to write this. I feel bad for not wanting to be fat, I feel bad for not embracing my curves, I feel bad for not wanting to wear crop tops or short skirts (frankly my rolls and loose skin do not need to be set free for public viewing) … 240 more words

Weight Loss

Huge Roadblock

Well everyone, I found out I need to be put on a medicine that increases appetite like crazy. They give it to people who are battling cancer or anorexia. 242 more words

Ok, so you will be on 525 calories a day….

I started this blog back in 2013 when I started a long and endless journey of weight loss. I chose the medical route but not surgery.  752 more words


Increase in body weight during the holidays is associated with decreased physical activity

How much weight do you put on during the winter holidays? Many may think the weight increases by 2-3 kilograms, but if we are to believe a… 227 more words



When you are trying to overcome or change a behavior, it is important to focus on how you can be successful instead of focusing on the behavior, the failures, or how you have been defeated in the past. 135 more words