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"TED" young active Labradoodle seeking activity and weight loss

"TED" YOUNG ACTIVE LABRADOODLE SEEKING ACTIVITY AND WEIGHT LOSS

Sad to see such a young dog so grossly overweight. Ted is a very Popular breed mix - please help him find a great home that will help...

What is Type 3 Diabetes & What Dietary Habits Prevent It?

WHAT IS TYPE 3 DIABETES & WHAT DIETARY HABITS PREVENT IT?

Unless you've been vacation on another planet, you've heard of type 1 and type 2 diabetes, one of the country's fastest growing health...

 
 
 
Walking for ten minutes-a-day improves chances of getting pregnant for overweight women

WALKING FOR TEN MINUTES-A-DAY IMPROVES CHANCES OF GETTING PREGNANT FOR OVERWEIGHT WOMEN

The recent study by the University of Massachusetts Amherst shows that overweight and obese women have improved their pregnancy chances...

Obesity DOES run in families: Children are more likely to be overweight if their grandparents were

OBESITY DOES RUN IN FAMILIES: CHILDREN ARE MORE LIKELY TO BE OVERWEIGHT IF THEIR GRANDPARENTS WERE

Researchers from the University of Messina, Italy, youngsters are also at risk of obesity if their parents or grandparents suffered...

 
 
 
Obesity in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Might Hasten Disability

OBESITY IN RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS PATIENTS MIGHT HASTEN DISABILITY

Patients with rheumatoid arthritis who are severely obese are more likely to experience rapidly progressing disability than patients...

Coffee in pregnancy ‘raises risk of an overweight child'

COFFEE IN PREGNANCY ‘RAISES RISK OF AN OVERWEIGHT CHILD'

The findings from a study of 51,000 mothers and infants in Norway call into question NHS guidelines which say expectant mothers can...

 
 
 
Having a fat belly DOUBLES the risk of heart attack or stroke

HAVING A FAT BELLY DOUBLES THE RISK OF HEART ATTACK OR STROKE

Having a belly that is bigger than your waist makes you two-fold more likely to have a major heart even than if you were just overweight...

Growing up too young, too fast: Study says that girls who start puberty earlier are more likely to be overweight as adults

GROWING UP TOO YOUNG, TOO FAST: STUDY SAYS THAT GIRLS WHO START PUBERTY EARLIER ARE MORE LIKELY TO BE OVERWEIGHT AS ADULTS

There may be some wisdom to a parent's wish for a young daughter not to grow up too soon. New research from Imperial College London...

 
 
 
3 Tests that Outperform BMI for Monitoring Obesity & Health Risks

3 TESTS THAT OUTPERFORM BMI FOR MONITORING OBESITY & HEALTH RISKS

BMI, or body mass index, is still the tool health care professionals use to determine whether a patient is a healthy body weight or...

Encapsulated fruit and vegetable juices found to improve inflammation, blood lipids, weight in the obese

ENCAPSULATED FRUIT AND VEGETABLE JUICES FOUND TO IMPROVE INFLAMMATION, BLOOD LIPIDS, WEIGHT IN THE OBESE

A study by researchers at the University of Newcastle in Australia showed that encapsulated fruit and vegetable juice concentrate could...

 
 
 
Use of most-prescribed diabetes drug, metformin, during pregnancy found to increase risk of obesity in the child

USE OF MOST-PRESCRIBED DIABETES DRUG, METFORMIN, DURING PREGNANCY FOUND TO INCREASE RISK OF OBESITY IN THE CHILD

According to the results of a study, women who take metformin, a common diabetes medication, could be putting their children at increased...

Pecans-rich Diet Can Significantly Lower Risk of Heart Disease and Diabetes

PECANS-RICH DIET CAN SIGNIFICANTLY LOWER RISK OF HEART DISEASE AND DIABETES

Eating a small handful of pecans daily can help overweight and obese adults who are at risk of developing cardiovascular diseases and...

 
 
 

CONSUMING LOW-CALORIE SWEETENERS MAY PREDISPOSE OVERWEIGHT INDIVIDUALS TO DIABETES

Consumption of low-calorie sweeteners could promote metabolic syndrome and predispose people to prediabetes and diabetes, particularly...

Girls who start puberty earlier are more likely to be overweight

GIRLS WHO START PUBERTY EARLIER ARE MORE LIKELY TO BE OVERWEIGHT

Researchers led by Dr Dipender Gill of Imperial College London found early onset of puberty may be a risk factor for adult obesity...

 
 
 
Is Your Dog Overweight? Here's How You Can Tell

IS YOUR DOG OVERWEIGHT? HERE'S HOW YOU CAN TELL

A few extra pounds can make a difference.

"JIGGLES" overweight sweet Pitmix

"JIGGLES" OVERWEIGHT SWEET PITMIX

This good hearted gal is very overweight and will feel so much better in a new loving home where she can slowly lose weight and get...

 
 
 
Obesity may Shorten Life and Increase Risk of Death from Heart Disease

OBESITY MAY SHORTEN LIFE AND INCREASE RISK OF DEATH FROM HEART DISEASE

Obesity is associated with shorter longevity and significantly increased risk of cardiovascular morbidity and mortality compared with...

Being overweight or obese can shorten lives

BEING OVERWEIGHT OR OBESE CAN SHORTEN LIVES

New research from Northwestern University has debunked that myth of the 'obesity paradox,' finding that obese and overweight people...

 
 
 
Millennials set to be fattest generation on record

MILLENNIALS SET TO BE FATTEST GENERATION ON RECORD

Cancer Research UK has said this compares with only five in ten baby boomers who were overweight or obese between the ages of 35 and...

You Might Not Realize Your Dog Is Overweight - And That Affects Your Dog's Health

YOU MIGHT NOT REALIZE YOUR DOG IS OVERWEIGHT - AND THAT AFFECTS YOUR DOG'S HEALTH

Whether their child is furry or not, many parents are in denial about their child's weight. This can lead to a host of health problems...