Junk food: Obesity strategy falling apart, Jamie Oliver says

Boris Johnson is accused of “playing politics with children’s health” after delaying new restrictions. Source link

'Walkable' Neighborhoods Linked to Less Obesity, Diabetes

March 4, 2022 — People who live in neighborhoods that are more walkable are much more physically active and less likely to gain weight or get type 2 diabetes or high blood pressure, researchers concluded after reviewing the results of dozens of previous studies. Gillian L. Booth, MD, and Nicholas A. Howell, MD,… Continue reading 'Walkable' Neighborhoods Linked to Less Obesity, Diabetes

Sugar Overload: Could Warnings on Kids' Drinks Fight Obesity?

Feb. 7, 2022 — So you’re at the supermarket, and your kid is asking for their favorite fizzy soda. But you’re trying to get your family on a healthier track this year. Do you protest initially, and then give in when the tears start flowing? Maybe you feel like crying, too. You crave the sugar… Continue reading Sugar Overload: Could Warnings on Kids' Drinks Fight Obesity?

Medical expert on healthy nutrition: ‘Protect the liver and feed the gut’

ABC News’ Linsey Davis speaks with childhood obesity and diabetes specialist Dr. Robert Lustig about his new book “Metabolical: The Lure and Lies of Processed Food, Nutrition, and Modern Medicine.” source

Even With Mild COVID, Obesity May Mean Worse Symptoms

One expert not part of the study, Dr. Nicholas Kman, pointed out that even vaccinated patients can get a mild case of COVID-19. “We also know that when the immune system is compromised, like in severe obesity, we don’t mount as good a response to the vaccine,” said Kman, an emergency medicine physician… Continue reading Even With Mild COVID, Obesity May Mean Worse Symptoms

Coca Cola Cares About Your Health! Healthy Drinks or Not? Soda Tax, Obesity, Weight Loss Tips

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Child Obesity Rose Sharply During Pandemic

By Cara Murez HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, Sept. 17, 2021 (HealthDay News) — Childhood obesity was a worrisome issue before the pandemic, and now it’s alarmingly worse, new data shows. A U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention study found a “profound increase in weight gain for kids” that is “substantial and… Continue reading Child Obesity Rose Sharply During Pandemic

11 Healthy Snacks That Can Help You Lose Weight

In today’s video, we’ll be talking about 11 healthy snacks that can help you lose weight. Should you be eating red bell peppers with guacamole? What about … source

Living with Obesity? Get Your COVID Vaccine Now, Experts Say

July 21, 2021 — The Obesity Society — the leading American organization of experts devoted to understanding and treating obesity — is urging all people with obesity to go get any of the approved COVID-19 vaccines as soon as possible if they have not already done so. “We see a more virulent strain… Continue reading Living with Obesity? Get Your COVID Vaccine Now, Experts Say

Teens With Obesity Risk Heart Attack, Diabetes As Adults

July 1, 2021 — Teenagers with obesity were more likely than their slimmer peers to have a heart attack, type 2 diabetes, or (self-reported) poor health when they were in their 30s and 40s, a new study says. Previous studies have reported worse health outcomes in older adults, but this is one of… Continue reading Teens With Obesity Risk Heart Attack, Diabetes As Adults