Posts tagged "obesity"

Physical Inactivity: A Medical Condition Treated by Doctors

Physical Inactivity: A Medical Condition Treated by Doctors
Physical Inactivity: A medical condition treated by doctors. Exercise is amazing. Just about any form of activity that’s purposeful will have a positive effect on your body in some way. For people living with excess weight or disease, exercise has the ability to reverse some conditions, most notably high blood pressure, high LDL (bad) cholesterol... Read more »

Beauty Ideals: Is Thin Still In?

Beauty Ideals: Is Thin Still In?
Beauty Ideals: Is thin still in? The following question is directed to all the female readers.  If someone walked up to you with a smile on their face and said, “You look so strong,” how would you take it? Now, imagine the same person walked up to you with the same big smile on their face and... Read more »

When a 200 Pound 3rd Grader is Taken Away From Mom, Who's to Blame?

Parents of school-age children are in between a rock and a hard place when it comes to keeping their kids within a healthy weight range. It’s easy to make blanket statements like “eat healthier,” or “eat less,” or “get active,” but talk is nothing without tools; something parents are running low on these days. In... Read more »
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Kids on Statins, the Future of Healthcare

It’s crazy to think kids could ever be on statins, but it seems that this is the direction the future of healthcare is going. If you’re an adult with a small child, this post is directed to you. Should you have high cholesterol or heart disease, there’s a very good chance that your child will... Read more »