Archives For Obesity

Steven Assanti says he’s addicted to food

1. Is nicotine all bad?

2. Study may explain mysterious cancer–day care connection

The image shows an abnormal blood cell from a mouse that developed leukemia after being injected with cells treated to simulate multiple infections. The coloring marks pairs of chromosomes. In this case, the diseased cell has three copies of chromosome 18

3. Study: Americans’ exposure to heat extremes could rise six-fold by mid-century

4. U.S. FDA considers expanding tests for drug residues in milk

A jug of milk is pictured in New York March 11, 2015. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

5. Where Is Avian Flu Hiding?

6. Pearl River Delta air quality improves but ozone levels rise, report shows

A view of Hong Kong's skyline. Photo: EPA

Decade-long study wins Heinz Award after findings include link between air pollution, obesity

air pollution and obesity

Egregious lack of integrity’ cited for weight-loss products

10 tips for a successful sugar detox

Global consumption of junk food rising

1. Imagine sitting at a bus stop waiting for a bus to get to work.  You work hard for the next eight hours and then take the same bus home.  Once you get in the door, you try to order something for dinner, but your card is declined.  You then find out that someone hacked your credit card. You don’t know how or when it could have happened. The only place you were was the bus stop. Read here about just what might have happened to you and is happening to others everywhere and find out how you can protect yourselves in the future.

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2. Did you know that there may be a way to control overeating by manipulating a specific set of brain cells? Read it to believe it here

neurons in the lateral hypothalamus

3. Every day doctors and scientist are working hard to find ways to make life easier and last longer for all of us. Here are just some of the new medical breakthroughs we can look forward to in this year ahead.

Ringing In the New Year: Medical Breakthroughs Anticipated in 2015

4. No president ever has it easy. As the years go by, more people are born, needs rise, crime rises, and hopes for change and peace rise. Lets see what President Obama’s Top 50 Accomplishments were