Standing rather than sitting for two hours a day may have a positive effect on biochemical risk markers, including fasting blood glucose and lipid profile, a cross sectional study has shown (Healy et al., 2015). 234 more words
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Many people think of type 2 diabetes as being a disease of the overweight and obese. While it is true that being overweight or obese is a risk factor, it is not only overweight people at risk for type 2 diabetes. 526 more words
Scots XL when it comes to the bigger sizes…that’s the headline of a story in the Metro newspaper from yesterday.
Scots buy more super XL size clothes than anywhere else in the UK, it has been revealed. 284 more words
As we approach swimsuit season, I am sure many of us are making goals to look fit. While it’s a very good thing to make goals that involve eating better or being more active, achieving a certain body can be quite stressful, and when overdone, it could be unhealthy. 771 more words