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Pre-Packaged Food is Best for Dieting

One of the most common methods of dieting is calorie counting. This method has become more popular in recent years with the advent of apps such MyFitnessPal. 236 more words


'Obesity paradox' debunked: Obese people really don't live longer than normal weight people with heart disease

A new study debunks the ‘obesity paradox,’ a counterintuitive finding that showed people who have been diagnosed with cardiovascular disease live longer if they are overweight or obese compared with people who are normal weight at the time of diagnosis. 45 more words

Studies And Research


*Disclaimer* This post has some spoilers about a book named Holding up the universe by Jennifer Niven!

Bullying and weight, this is such a hard topic to write about. 691 more words

Excerpt from Manuscript, Martin #1

I decided to take a break from “The Forgotten Sisters” for a while, and I decided to start writing an epistolary novel, told through journal entries from the point of view of a 15-year-old boy who’s father died in a drunken car accident he caused. 1,573 more words


In adults. nhlbi.nih/guidelines/obesity/ob_gdlns.pdf. Accessed April 18, 2013. 4. Institute for Clinical Systems Improvement. Read about the causes of obesity and find out what you can do to decrease your risk of its associated health issues. 495 more words


Article review - philosophy

Read the articles and answer 3 questions in 1 paragraph for each one.
1.What did you learn about the connection between abundance, hunger, and obesity from this reading? 271 more words

Academic Writing

No Such Thing as Will Power

I used to believe that achieving anything was possible with enough will power. Now I realise that there is no such thing. Or at least the concept of will power is not what I once thought. 719 more words