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"Make sure you go to one food pantry at the beginning of the month so you can come to this one in the middle of the month. It helps." That was the advice I got at one point in my life when I needed ...
by allergywoman
Comment Count 21 comments on Fri May 09, 2014 at 08:12 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
A new study that was released by the American Obesity Society confirms that sugar-sweetened beverages contribute to US Obesity epidemic, particularly in children. And the Obesity society recommends ...
by democart
Comment Count 47 comments on Wed Apr 23, 2014 at 06:51 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
What's really in high fructose corn syrup (HFCS) and how dangerous is it to your health? While in the School of Art, Media and Technology at Parsons the New School for Design Maya Weinstein pulled ...
by VL Baker
Comment Count 91 comments on Thu Apr 24, 2014 at 02:37 PM PDT with 31 Recommends
F IND SPECIFIC KEYWORDS BY HOLDING DOWN THE CONTROL KEY & TAPPING F TO GET A SEARCH BAR. Browsing these 155+ linked article titles gives a good grasp of the range of professional discussion, ...
by mettle fatigue
Comment Count 47 comments on Sun Jul 20, 2014 at 04:00 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
Note: free use of Medscape is introduced [http://www.dailykos.com/story/2013/12/17/1263518/--Why-MDs-Abuse-Prescription-Drugs-Medscape-article-Dec-9-2013 here]. April 4 Medscape reported that an F.D....
by mettle fatigue
Comment Count 5 comments on Sat Apr 05, 2014 at 05:33 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
From The Daily Beast : Obesity in children ages 2-5 has declined 43 percent in the last decade, according to Centers for Disease Control data released today in the Journal of the American Medical ...
by ericlewis0
Comment Count 51 comments on Tue Feb 25, 2014 at 02:31 PM PST with 127 Recommends
Being obese, I’m always looking for a good diet. Just as I was finally considering the “Caveman Diet,” “Paleolithic Diet,” or, simply, “Paleo Diet,” my Discover magazine’s ...
by corwinabell
Comment Count 65 comments on Fri Feb 14, 2014 at 09:44 PM PST with 34 Recommends
As I've stated before, I kind of did my weight loss backward. I lost the weight, then sought out community support and read a lot of diet books to help myself keep it off. So I've kept up reading ...
by allergywoman
Comment Count 60 comments on Fri Feb 07, 2014 at 07:30 AM PST with 37 Recommends
Poor people get sick more often than non-poor people, and when people are sick, they cannot learn, they cannot work hard, and they cannot move up the opportunity ladder. This is a burden not only on ...
by liberalMedStudent
Comment Count 10 comments on Tue Feb 04, 2014 at 06:22 PM PST with 14 Recommends
by mettle fatigue
Comment Count 61 comments on Sun May 18, 2014 at 04:00 PM PDT with 43 Recommends
The catastrophic rise in obesity across the United States and worldwide has been making headlines. Obesity is associated with a myriad of physical and emotional problems which can be life threatening.
by democart
Comment Count 46 comments on Sat Jan 25, 2014 at 06:32 PM PST with 6 Recommends
"Did you see him on TV?" "Who?" I asked my nearly 106-year-old mother, who was calling from Forest Trace, the retirement community in South Florida where she has lived for almost 20 years. "Chris ...
by zwerlst
Comment Count 15 comments on Mon Jan 13, 2014 at 08:59 AM PST with 31 Recommends
Quoted paragraphs offer a glimpse into the content and viewpoint of each article; they are not summaries - use the links to read more fully. For an introduction and start in the free use of Medscape ,
by mettle fatigue
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri Apr 04, 2014 at 11:33 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
At the very end of the diary is an introduction to using free MEDSCAPE links/articles like this: very easy and worth it. Teenagers and college students may enjoy this one. The human body as a ...
by mettle fatigue
Comment Count 31 comments on Sun Apr 13, 2014 at 04:00 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
An obesity epidemic has been declared. First Lady Michelle Obama has made it a centerpiece of her agenda. Even First Daughters Sasha and Malia have been personally placed on a healthy diet by their ...
by cabaretic
Comment Count 35 comments on Fri Dec 06, 2013 at 08:17 AM PST with 2 Recommends
It's not like food choices are always this easy or obvious. A recent story in the Washington Post provided a look at the cheap food options affordable on a food ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 206 comments on Sun Nov 17, 2013 at 03:00 PM PST with 86 Recommends
Michael Matthew Bloomer, November 6, 2013 BOTTOMS UP!! (Click on link above for info about Mayor Bloomberg's "Big Gulp Ban")
by latestbloomer
Comment Count 3 comments on Wed Nov 06, 2013 at 03:07 PM PST with 0 Recommends
David Epstein has quick and interesting look at research into the possible role of endocrine disrupting chemicals might be playing a role in weight gain both in humans and in animals. Cats and dogs, ...
by marc brazeau
Comment Count 11 comments on Wed Oct 30, 2013 at 02:38 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
Competing full-page ads have appeared in La Jornada and other major Mexican newspapers, over an initiative , backed by the Bloomberg Foundation, for a tax on soft drinks in Mexico. The Mexican ...
by roberb7
Comment Count 7 comments on Wed Oct 16, 2013 at 09:53 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
In an article titled Let's Focus on Michelle Obama's Accomplishments, Not Just Her Style , a diarist on HuffPo said this: If ...
by JoanMar
Comment Count 17 comments on Mon Sep 30, 2013 at 04:32 PM PDT with 26 Recommends