Obesity

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Name: Obesity
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 17 mins ago - 30 reports

Artificial sweeteners may cause obesity

Consumption of artificial sweeteners coincides with the obesity and diabetes epidemics ... [Published CBC - 1 hour ago]
Entities: Obesity, Diabetes, Epidemic
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 53 mins ago - 2 reports

National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month

VICTORIA - September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness month.One and three kids in the United State are obese or overweight and some children across the country are not eating healthy foods and not exercising.Bad food and the decrease in physical ... [Published Crossroads Today - 53 mins ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 5 reports

Sugar intake 'should be lower than guidelines' - 17 Sep 14

Before these new guidelines were introduced, experts saw no significant problem with people getting ten per cent of their total energy intake from sugar, but researchers from University College London and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine ... [Published NetDoctor.co.uk - 15 hours ago]
Entities: Sugar, Philip James, Obesity
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 5 reports

PTSD symptoms tied to food addiction in women: study | Reuters

4:53pm EDT NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Women with symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) are more than twice as likely as women without the disorder to be addicted to food, according to a new study.The results don't necessarily mean that PTSD ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 3 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 3 reports

Prevalence of Overweight and Obesity and Weight Loss Practice among Beijing Adults, 2011

by Li Cai, Xiaoyan Han, Zhi Qi, Zhe Li, Yumei Zhang, Peiyu Wang, Aiping LiuObjectiveThis study aims to determine the up-to-date prevalence of overweight and obesity, the distributions of body weight perception and weight loss practice in Beijing adul ... [Published Plosone.org - 4 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 11 reports

NHS chief calls for radical action
to head off crisis in public health

The health of millions of children, the sustainability of the NHS and the economic prosperity of Britain all depend on a radical upgrade in prevention and public health, according to the chief executive of NHS England.Simon Stevens pointed to the fact ... [Published Yorkshire Post - 4 hours ago]
Entities: NHS, Public Health, Obesity
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 3 reports

Novo Nordisk may base obesity research drive here

at 1:58 PM | Page modified September 17, 2014 at 2:02 PMNovo Nordisk, which closed a Seattle research hub two weeks ago, is hinting the location could become its chief site for a broad new initiative targeting obesity and employing many scientists.The ... [Published Seattle Times - 7 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 2 reports

Extreme obesity cuts average lifespan tremendously

By Melissa HealyLos Angeles Times (MCT)Those with a body mass index, or BMI, above 40 are robbed of at least six-and-a-half years, on average, of expected lifespan, a study has found. And the toll in years lost rises with the degree of obesity, reaching ... [Published Jordan Times - 8 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 4 reports

The Obesity Society: Reduced Energy Density in Foods Can Create Healthier Food Environment and May Help to Reduce Obesity

The Obesity Society (TOS) issues an official position statement pointing to the pervasive availability of foods high in energy density as a contributing factor for weight gain and obesity. ... [Published Infrosoft - 9 hours ago]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated 12 hours ago - 25 reports

JAMA proves U. S. still getting fatter

The prevalence of abdominal obesity has increased in the United States up to 2012 and is assumed to have continued to increase based on a new study reported in the Journal of the American Medical Association on Sept. 16, 2014. Dr. .Earl S. Ford of the ... [Published Examiner.com - 15 hours ago]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated 13 hours ago - 7 reports

Overweight and obese mothers are 'more likely to underestimate their child's size'

Overweight mothers are more likely to underestimate their children’s size, a new study examining perceptions of weight has found. The study, published on Tuesday in the Journal of General Medicine, determined overweight or obese mothers found it harder ... [Published The Independent - 13 hours ago]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 5 reports

Targeted Drugs Among Successes Against Cancer

Font SizeAAA But aging population and increasing obesity threaten progressWebMD News from HealthDayBy Tara HaelleHealthDay ReporterTUESDAY, Sept. 16, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- About 14.5 million U.S. cancer survivors are alive today, compared to just 3 ... [Published WebMD - Sep 16 2014]

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Fad Diets or Fab Diets? [Published Kansas State Collegian - 14 mins ago]
Artificial sweeteners could actually lead to di... [Published Jerusalem Post - 33 mins ago]
GPFF showcases eye-opening documentaries [Published Individual.com - 51 mins ago]
National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month [Published Crossroads Today - 54 mins ago]
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FIFO workers battling the bulge [Published Australian Mining - 1 hour ago]
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Stuck in the middle with you: La Salle County n... [Published InOttawa.com - 1 hour ago]
CDC issues warning about abdominal obesity [Published News4Jax.com - 1 hour ago]
Artificial sweeteners may cause obesity [Published CBC - 1 hour ago]
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Heart and Stroke Foundation urges limits to sug... [Published South Africa Genration Next - 1 hour ago]
Get Food Police Out Of Schools [Published 580 KIDO - 1 hour ago]
Disrupting cancer regulator MYC: an interview w... [Published News-Medical.Net - 1 hour ago]
Scientists warn sweeteners may cause obesity [Published NewsRT.co.uk - 1 hour ago]
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Hawaii’s ‘most unusual political candidate’ vyi... [Published Hawaii Free Press - 2 hours ago]
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Study Findings on Low Calorie Sweeteners, Diabe... [Published PR Newswire: Consumer Products & Retail - 5 hours ago]
ATLANTA, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the Calorie Control Council*, study findings published today in a Nature** article ("Artificial sweeteners induce glucose intolerance by altering the gut microbiota") are at odds with leading health ...
Artificial sweeteners may actually raise blood ... [Published National Post - Top Stories - 8 hours ago]
Artificial sweeteners may be helping feed, rather than slow, the global obesity epidemic, according to a provocative new study on the additives used in everything from soft drinks to diet desserts. It found that artificial sweeteners can trigger “dramatic” ...
Artificial sweeteners may leave their users glu... [Published Ars Technica - 9 hours ago]
Flickr user Bukowsky18 People who are watching their weight will often opt for a diet soda, reasoning that the fewer calories, the better. But the availability of drinks and foods made with artificial sweeteners like saccharin, sucralose, and aspartame ...
Artificial Sweeteners, Your Gut Bacteria and Yo... [Published ScienceBlogs : Combined Feed - 10 hours ago]
Could artificial sweeteners be helping cause the very thing they are supposed to prevent? They may well do so, and you can probably blame your microbiota – those masses of mostly-friendly bacteria that live in your gut. According to a paper by Weizmann ...
Artificial sweeteners could cause spikes in blo... [Published The Checkup - 11 hours ago]
Artificial sweeteners might be triggering higher blood sugar levels in some people and contributing to the problems they were designed to combat, such as diabetes and obesity, according to new findings published Wednesday in the journal Nature. Read ...
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What’s the Beef? [Published Slate Magazine - Sep 11 2014]
Rx: 50 mg Nature, Ad Lib [Published Slate Magazine - Jul 25 2014]
Heavyweight Champs [Published Slate Magazine - Jun 18 2014]
Employers tackle obesity, boost bottom line [Published Money, Markets & More - Jun 02 2014]
Radical Eating [Published Slate Magazine - Apr 01 2014]
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Diet Doc Announces Medical Diet Plans and Human... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Sep 15 2014]
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