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The Shockingly Harmful Effects of Instant Ramen Noodles
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, food, noodles, obesity, heart disease, nutrition )

Freya
- 132 days ago - yahoo.com
Yes, you know that instant ramen isn't good for you, but studies have confirmed just how harmful the prepackaged food can really be.
The Science of Skipping Breakfast: How Government Nutritionists May Have Gotten It Wrong
Health & Wellness  (tags: breakfast, obesity, weight loss, childhood obesity, nutrition, nutrition guidelines )

M.N.
- 858 days ago - washingtonpost.com
Researchers conducted a test of the widely accepted notion that skipping breakfast can make you fat. As with many nutrition tips, the tidbit about skipping breakfast is based on scientific speculation, not certainty, and it may be completely unfounded.
America's Eating Disorder: Guess Who Profits From Our Doomed Obsession With Weight Loss?
Health & Wellness  (tags: obesity, treatment, surgery, weight loss )

Freya
- 964 days ago - alternet.org
Bariatric surgery is the latest medical development in the world of obesity treatment.
Plant-Based Diet Positively Influences CVD Risk in Children
Health & Wellness  (tags: cardiovascular disease, obesity, plant-based no-fat added diet, AHA diet, risk factorsAlternativeMed, children, diet, disease, health, research )

Deb
- 1038 days ago - examiner.com
According to Cleveland Clinic research obese children who start a noâEUR"added-fat plant-based diet have potentially beneficial changes in risk factors for cardiovascular disease.
Consumption of Dark Colored Grapes Reduces Body Fat
Health & Wellness  (tags: Ellagic acid, Adipogenesis, Obesity, Liver lipid, Dark colored grapesresearch, AlternativeMed, disease, diet, health )

Deb
- 1039 days ago - examiner.com
A new study coauthored by OSU's Dr. Neil Shay suggests that consumption of dark-colored grapes, drinking grape juice or red wine in moderation may help help people manage obesity and related metabolic disorders such as fatty liver.
Study Reveals Cops Are the Most Obese Workers in America
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, diet, nutrition, police, obesity )

Angie
- 1093 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Their job is to protect and serve - but it seems some police officers interpret this as an excuse to enjoy too many extra servings at the lunch table. A study has revealed US cops have the highest rates of obesity among any profession in the country.
Poverty, Not Gluttony, Is the Cause of Obesity
Health & Wellness  (tags: obesity, food, poverty, prices, eating )

Freya
- 1146 days ago - alternet.org
For many mired in obesity "slim and healthy" costs money they simply don't have.
Every Kid Healthy...and Ready to Learn - Take the Pledge !!
Health & Wellness  (tags: goodnews, pledge, Every Kid Healthy, Ready to Learn, obesity, children, health, healthcare, food, correct nutrition, illness prevention )

Barb
- 1183 days ago - actionforhealthykids.org
Every child in the United States should be well-nourished, physically active, healthy and ready to learn. Sadly, they're not. One in three kids in this country is either overweight or obese. But they don't have to be. Schools are a big part of the
How to Fight Food-Related Poverty Right Now
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, food, obesity, poverty )

Freya
- 1198 days ago - yahoo.com
America's obesity epidemic makes headlines on a near-daily basis, but there are, of course, other serious food-related problems facing America.
What Not to Eat: This Is One Monster Meal!
Health & Wellness  (tags: Americans, obesity, diet, food, Red Robin, health, nutrition, risks, warning, society, humans, illness )

Carrie
- 1210 days ago - nutritionaction.com
Red Robin's Monster Meal has WAY too much saturated fat and sodium, not to mention two days' worth of calories.
Republicans Don't Gut The School Lunches - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: Michele Obama, obesity, nutrition, Congress, school lunches, cutbacks )

Dandelion
- 1212 days ago - credomobilize.com
Our children deserve healthy food at school, not junk food filled with salt, sugar, and empty calories. We urge you reject any attempts to roll back healthy school nutrition standards.
Americans Are Huge: 5 Surprising Reasons Why We May Be Getting Fatter
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, obesity, AMericans, healthcare, disease, safety, risks, research, food, diet, Body-Mind-Spirit )

AWAY AWHI
- 1370 days ago - alternet.org
Everything from livestock fatteners to government marketing dooms Americans looking to lose weight.
The Surprising Reason Americans Might Be Obese, Anxious and Depressed
Health & Wellness  (tags: hygiene, obesity, depression, sanitizers, germs, bacteria )

Freya
- 1380 days ago - alternet.org
Do you remember the "hygiene hypothesis" of the late 1990s? It theorized that humans had so over-sanitized their environment with disinfectants and hand cleansers, our immune systems were no longer doing their jobs.
5 Modern Diseases Grown By Factory Farming
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, healthcare, government, humans, illness, food, prevention, protection, risks, safety, society, warning, e coli, salmonella, mad cow, sick, sickness, CAFO, factory farms, animals, greed, MRSA, Obesity, Cows, Pigs, Chickens, Pork, Beef )

Syd
- 1498 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Industrial agriculture is making us sick. The Center for Disease Control (CDC), World Health Organization (WHO), nutritional scientists, and medical professionals warn against the health risks of concentrated animal feeding operations (CAFOs)...
We Don't Know What to Eat
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, food, humans, obesity, health, disease, illness, government, investigation, research, science, society, study, interesting, news )

Carrie
- 1543 days ago - psmag.com
If you go to the National Institute of Health's website today, you will find a section on a "Healthy Eating Plan." That plan recommends a diet "low in saturated fats, trans fat, cholesterol, salt, and added sugars, and controls portion sizes."
 

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