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Smoking or Obesity: Which is Deadlier?

"In terms of life expectancy, we feel being overweight is as bad as cigarette smoking." These are the words of clinical epidemiologist and Professor of Medicine at McGill University, Dr. Steven Grover…

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The Obesity Epidemic: What Your BMI Means

One third of Americans are classified as obese—and the number is growing. Let's get some insight into this expanding epidemic.…

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Why Are We Obese?

Curious as to why so many Americans are obese? Watch this for a quick tip on pinning down the causes!…

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Mexico Tackles Obesity

Mexico's health officials open a new clinic for obese patients, which offers not only affordable surgery but also advice on how to live healthy. Health Videos by NewsLook var nl_rand = "z4yJ…

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