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Why Television Is Causing Child Obesity?

Why Television Is Causing Child Obesity? So much has changed since the boost of technology. Some years ago, kids played out in the sun all day, running or climbing a huge tree. Today, kids are play in virtual grounds through … Continue reading

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Proper child nutrition and obesity: aiding the fight against obesity

Proper child nutrition and obesity: aiding the fight against obesity Obesity incidences among American children have dangerously climbed from 5% in the 1980’s to 15.3% in 2000. Studies reveal that childhood obesity is likely to continue on to adulthood which … Continue reading

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Tracking Obesity Statistics

Tracking Obesity Statistics The BMI cutoff points serve as a guide to determine whether you are overweight or obese. However, the health risks associated with overweight and obesity are irregular and do not necessarily match up according to the rigid … Continue reading

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Child Obesity and Depression

Child Obesity and Depression Child obesity and depression are not alien with each other. In fact the two, more often than not, always go to together. When there is child obesity there is a possible presence of depression. When depression … Continue reading

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KW: symptoms of child obesity

KW: symptoms of child obesity WORD COUNT: 417 KWD: 5/417 (1.20%) Is Your Child Showing Symptoms of Obesity? Obesity is a health condition wherein body fat is increased and unused, reaching a dangerous point in a person’s health. This happens … Continue reading

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Today’s Obesity Research

Today’s Obesity Research Obesity increases a person’s risks for high blood pressure and diabetes, as well as cancers of the breast, endometrium, colon, kidney, and oesophagus. This is why world health officials are putting more money into obesity research and … Continue reading

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Pet Obesity – A Growing Concern

Pet Obesity – A Growing Concern Obesity in pets is common nowadays causing real problems. The obesity in pets is due to either over feeding or not providing any exercise to the pets or not providing the right diet. Obesity … Continue reading

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Morbid Obesity – Causes, Cure, and Threats

Morbid Obesity – Causes, Cure, and Threats Obesity becomes morbid when it reaches the point of significantly increasing the risk of one or more obesity-related health conditions or serious diseases (also known as co-morbidities) that result either in significant physical … Continue reading

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The Cost of Obesity

The Cost of Obesity Source: Flickr Obesity or corpulence, is malnutrition more prevalent in developed countries. This health condition is like a spider’s web. Once you’re obese, you’re at risk of a variety of other health conditions, mental and physical. … Continue reading

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The History of Obesity

The History of Obesity Obesity is simply fatness in a degree higher than being overweight. The energy intake coming from food is stored as fat because the body does not use it. Obesity has quite an impact in one’s physical … Continue reading

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