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COLLEGE PARK, Md., Aug. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Experts at My Weight DoctorÂ® ,one of the Washington area's most prestigious weight loss clinics, expressed alarm over reports that obesity rates had surged in Maryland and Virginia residents.
Mexico has the worldâ€™s second highest rate of childhood obesity. The Pan American Health and Education Foundation (PAHEF) and the W.K.
The United States is at the forefront of the worldâ€™s richest countries that are getting fatter and fatter, according to an organization of leading economies on Thursday.
The prevalence of childhood obesity and overweight appears to vary widely among states.
Rates of severe U.S. childhood obesity have tripled in the last 25 years, increasing the risk for diabetes and heart disease, an obesity expert says. Lead author Dr.
One in seven low-income, preschool US children are obese, but the obesity epidemic in this age group may be stabilizing, federal health officials said.
Obesity rates among Americans have increased again over the past year in 23 states, according to a new annual report.
By Dan Foster THERE IS a fascinating photo that always grabs my attention when I visit my parents. It is a 1943 picture of more than 100 employees, both men and women, leaving a wartime production plant, smiling, and walking toward the camera.
Childhood obesity is set to increase, with incidence rates growing at the fastest rates in Asia Pacific countries, particularly China, while Europe and the US will retain the highest overall ratios.
By Darren Ennis BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Half of Europeans are obese or overweight, but citizens do not see obesity as a major health threat, a food industry report said on Tuesday.
- Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.