YouTube Obesity Awareness Video Says Stop The Cycle

More than one-third of American adults are obese. Obesity is caused by poor dietary habits, a lack of exercise, and overall sedentary lifestyle. Many of these habits take root in childhood. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 17% of children ages 2 to 19 are obese in the U.S. While the … Continue reading YouTube Obesity Awareness Video Says Stop The Cycle

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Drinking Diet Soda Linked to Lost Weight

Research has found that drinking diet soda doesn’t help soda lovers lose weight, but rather increases sugar cravings, putting people at risk to pack on more pounds. However, the soda industry backed a study that found that diet soda drinkers lost unwanted weight more quickly than those who gave up the sugary poison. Funded by … Continue reading Drinking Diet Soda Linked to Lost Weight

New York Squeezes Into Top 10 Least Obese States

We might still be able to slurp down a super-sized Big Gulp here in New York, but we —arguably—have a right to since a new poll has found that we are not the obese state. Mississippi takes the cake with a whopping 35.4% obese population. Americans overall are continuing to live unhealthy lifestyles; they do … Continue reading New York Squeezes Into Top 10 Least Obese States