Obesity Cause and Help
Researchers from North Carolina have found people who live in natural areas are thinner compared to those who live in areas with few hills, lakes and other natural surroundings. In an investigation the scientists found lower rates of obesity in areas with access to nature.
New York City's mayor Michael R. Bloomberg suffered a major blow to his anti-obesity campaign on Friday with the news the Obama's administration had rejected his proposal to ban the use of food stamps for purchasing sodas and other sugary drinks.
The Body Mass Index (BMI) scale has been criticized as not giving a full picture of the relationship between weight status and health risks.
Believe it or not, the Journal of the American Medical Association has just published an article in which a lawyer and a doctor endorse sanctions against parents whose children are morbidly obese a