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The Natural Sweetener That Makes People Fat | Care2 Healthy Living
Health & Wellness  (tags: HFCS, corn syrup, genetically modified, fructose, obesity, sweetener, unhealthy, disease, food additives )

Jenny
- 726 days ago - care2.com
Corn syrup is the sugar extracted from corn. When isolated it is not and never has been healthy, but as corn is now almost entirely genetically modified, it is even worse for us. The fructose in high fructose corn syrup (HFCS) converts to fat stores...
ACTION ALERT: Fight Childhood Obesity By Banning Toys From Unhealthy Kids Meals in New York! PLEASE SIGN !
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, children, unhealthy, kid meals, new york, obesity, welfare, food, prevention )

Simone
- 1123 days ago - forcechange.com
Every year, the American fast food industry sells more than $5 billion in kids meals - the big draw, of course, being the small toy usually included with the standard burger and fries.
The Super-Sized 43st Mother Who Is Determined to Become the World's Fattest Woman
Health & Wellness  (tags: unhealthy, exercise, diet, Lose weight, needed )

Lone
- 1646 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Donna Simpson already weighs 43st, but she is determined to nearly double her size to become the world's fattest woman. The 42-year-old from New Jersey, U.S, is set on reaching the 1,000lb mark (71st) in just two years. Remarkably she insists she is
Video & Article: Pima First People's Water Rights Give Hope for Better Health
Health & Wellness  (tags: Native People, Water, Water Rights, Agriculture, litigation, GILA RIVER INDIAN COMMUNITY, Arizona, government rations, canned food, unhealthy, fast food, diabetes, traditional farming, natural foods, community garden, diet, fats, sugar )

LucyKalei
- 2207 days ago - nytimes.com
Now, after yrs of litigation that produced the largest water-rights settlement ever in Indian country, the Pima are getting some of their water back. Will they now go back to natural farming & vegies to fight the diabetes >1/2 the tribe suffers from?
Too Much Cola Can Cause Kidney Problems
Health & Wellness  (tags: pepsi, cola, coke, coca-cola, illness, phosphoric acid, unhealthy, kidney problems, kidney stones, renal problems, renal failure )

Ceci
- 2427 days ago - nytimes.com
It is well known that too much soda can increase the risk of diabetes and obesity. But when it comes to kidney problems, is there a difference between colas and other kinds of soda? Colas contain high levels of phosphoric acid, which has been linked to
The 20 Worst Foods In America - Men's Health
Health & Wellness  (tags: worst, food, america, unhealthy, calories, menu, nutrition, ingredients, healthy, alternatives )

Jean
- 2493 days ago - menshealth.com
To enlighten you on the prevalence of preposterous portions, we spent months analyzing menus, nutrition labels, and ingredient lists to identify the food industry's worst offenders. Our primary criterion? Sheer caloric impact. GIVES HEALTHY ALTERNATIVES!
The 88 Fast Food Items Most Likely To Kill You
Health & Wellness  (tags: fast food, trans fat, worst, unhealthy, ingredient, nutrition, facts, menu )

Jean
- 2506 days ago - acaloriecounter.com
The absolute worst ingredient your food could possibly contain is trans fat. Knowing this, I looked over the nutrition facts of literally every single item from 21 fast food menus to put together a list of the 88 fast food items highest in trans fat.
Scottish Obesity 'Just Behind US'
Health & Wellness  (tags: obesity, fat, scotland, unhealthy, U.S., schools, illness, healthy food, junk food )

Ceci
- 2549 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
Obesity levels in Scotland are the second highest in the developed world behind the USA, new statistics have revealed. The figures were published as the Scottish Government announced plans to remove sweets and fizzy drinks from schools.
   

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