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2014-03-04 23:27:27

In response to an article published by Pediatricnews.com, Dr. Michael Gabriel of Gabriel Pediatrics, a Brooklyn pediatric care center, says that society should remain focused on the fight against childhood obesity. New York, NY (PRWEB) March 04, 2014 Dr. Michael Gabriel of Gabriel Pediatrics, a Brooklyn pediatric care center, responds to an article published on February 25 by Pediatricnews.com, which talks about the prevalent rate of obesity among young American children and what we need...

2014-03-04 12:26:34

Western Growers Commits $100,000 to Help Finish the Cancer Fight LOS ANGELES, March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Cancer Society's California Division and Western Growers announced today a first-time collaboration to raise awareness about cancer prevention tied to healthy eating choices and critically needed funds to help finish the fight. Western Growers has committed $100,000 over two years to help support American Cancer Society programs, services, advocacy and...

Childhood Obesity And Weight Gain Linked To Bedroom TVs
2014-03-04 09:03:28

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Does your child have a television in their bedroom? Then they may be at an increased risk for getting fat. According to a study published on Monday in JAMA Pediatrics, children between the ages of 10 and 14 who had a TV in their bedroom weighed around one pound more than their peers without a bedroom TV. The study found that the additional weight was unrelated to how much TV kids watched in their bedrooms. The study included over...

2014-03-03 23:02:07

In response to an article published by Medicalnewstoday.com, Dr. Michael Gabriel of Gabriel Pediatrics, a Brooklyn pediatric care center, says the price differences between healthy and unhealthy products might force people to make unhealthy choices when grocery shopping. New York, NY (PRWEB) March 03, 2014 Dr. Michael Gabriel of Gabriel Pediatrics, a Brooklyn pediatric care center, responds to an article published on February 24 by Medicalnewstoday.com, which talks about the correlation...

Kids Benefit More Playing With Boxes Than With Expensive Toys
2014-03-03 15:12:15

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Cheap parents rejoice! Australian researchers have found that giving buckets, boxes and other makeshift toys to children help them be more creative and active than being in a normal playground setting. Based on long-term research by scientists from RMIT University in Melbourne, Australia, the new study found that simple, common objects given to children during recess and lunchtime can minimize sedentary time by 50 percent, improve...

Genetic Mutation Found That Lowers Odds Of Developing Diabetes
2014-03-03 13:18:59

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A massive new study from a team of international researchers has identified mutations in a gene that can significantly reduce the risk of developing type 2 diabetes – regardless of risk factors such as old age and being overweight. Seen in patients from multiple ethnic groups, the results showed a drug that imitates the influence of these mutations could be effectively used around the world. In the study published in Nature Genetics...

2014-03-02 23:02:51

3-Week Diet designed by Brian Flatt is a new fitness program for people who want to get their body in shape quickly. A full review on the site HealthReviewCenter.com indicates if 3-Week Diet is worth buying. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) March 02, 2014 3-Week Diet is a new weight loss program for those people who want to learn how to melt away 12 to 23 pounds of stubborn body fat in just 21 days. 3-Week Diet also is a revolutionary new diet system that will help people build a lean muscular body...

2014-03-02 23:01:38

Superior Labs is proud to announce that their supplement Chromium Polynicotinate +B is now available in the Amazon marketplace. This select supplement is made in the U.S.A., like all Superior Labs products, of the finest ingredients. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) March 02, 2014 Superior Labs is proud to announce that their supplement Chromium Polynicotinate +B is now available in the Amazon marketplace. This select supplement is made in the U.S.A., like all Superior Labs products, of the finest...

2014-03-01 23:02:05

Weight Loss & Obesity Management Market research report categorizes the global market into weight loss diets, fitness and surgical equipment, and services. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/weight-loss-obesity-management-market-1152.html (PRWEB) March 01, 2014 The "Weight Loss/Obesity Management Market – [Meal Replacements, Slimming Centers, Nutrition & Psychological Consultancy, Treadmill, Ellipticals, Strength Training, Gastric Bypass, Intragastric Balloon...

2014-02-28 23:34:44

In response to an article published by Democraticandchronicle.com, Dr. Demetrios Gabriel says schools and city officials should start providing children with a wider range of healthy choices in school cafeterias. New York, NY (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 Dr. Demetrios Gabriel responds to an article published on February 20 by Democraticandchronicle.com, which discusses the initiative taken by a Rochester Heath advocacy group to introduce school children to healthy fruits during their lunch...


Latest Obesity Reference Libraries

International Journal of Obesity
2012-05-14 15:47:25

The International Journal of Obesity (IJO) is a peer-reviewed medical journal published by the Nature Publishing Group. As of May 2012, the editors-in-chief are RL Atkinson and I MacDonald. The journal addresses the development and treatment of obesity, and the functional impairments associated with the obese state. It publishes basic science and clinical studies that address the biochemical, epidemiological, genetical, molecular, metabolic, nutritional, physiological, psychological and...

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