1. kind2creatures

    Obesity Overtakes Hunger As Global Health Concern

    Amazingly enough, obesity is overtaking hunger as a global health concern...http://articles.mercola.com/sites/articles/archive/2014/04/12/obesity-global-health-issue.aspx
  2. kind2creatures

    Bariatric Surgery on Obese 2 Year Old!

    Can't believe things like this happen, why aren't the parents reasonable enough to control this poor child's diet? :evil:
  3. kind2creatures

    Gene Therapy Cures Diabetes in Pets

    Here's an article about how gene therapy has successfully treated diabetes in dogs. Of course, with type 2 diabetes, prevention is key...http://healthypets.mercola.com/sites/healthypets/archive/2013/03/27/dog-diabetes-treatment.aspx
  4. Ted_Hutchinson

    Food for Thought: Have We Been Giving the Wrong Dietary Advice?

    Food for Thought: Have We Been Giving the Wrong Dietary Advice? Link should download free full text pdf of this paper. ABSTRACT Background: Since 1984 UK citizens have been advised to reduce total dietary fat intake to 30% of total energy and saturated fat intake to 10%. The National...
  5. Ted_Hutchinson

    Breast Cancer current recommended diet requires reconsideration

    Weight Gain, Metabolic Syndrome, and Breast Cancer Recurrence: Are Dietary Recommendations Supported by the Data? The full text of the paper is free at the link provided. While the paper is discussing the diet in relation to Breast Cancer prognosis the ideas being discussed would be equally...
  6. Solstice Goat

    More than weight problems and diabetes, how about Alzheimer's too?

  7. kind2creatures

    Nutrition for Diabetes

    To avoid Diabetes, I've been trying to exercise more and eat less sweets, etc. I also take Chromium Picolinate daily, and Bitter Melon a couple of times a week. I try to add Cinnamon to my herbal tea also. Here's some nutritional advice for those either with or trying to prevent diabetes.
  8. L

    I love smoking

    Actually I don't smoke, but I'm sick and tired of the bully tactics used by the anti-smoking brigade to brow beat people with their absurd "smoking kills" propaganda. I'll give you an example or two. I don't smoke (as I said) and I don't drink and I don't use any drugs and I have been in and...
  9. kind2creatures

    Healthier Overweight

    Good article with tips...http://www.healthyfellow.com/1287/healthier-overweight/#more-1287
  10. kind2creatures

    Infectous Diabetes and Obesity

    An article of interest...http://ezinearticles.com/?Infectious-Diabetes-and-Obesity---A-New-Genetically-Engineered-Plague?&id=795100
  11. Ted_Hutchinson

    The insulin hypothesis is NOT the same as the Carbohydrate Insulin Hypothesis.

    The insulin hypothesis is NOT the same as the CIH. I found this blog posting very interesting and it provides a clear analysis of the debate that's been raging in the low carb/paleo fraternity over the last few months. Because diet isn't a one size fits all scenario there will always be...
  12. Ted_Hutchinson

    American food trends obesity

    Survey of American food trends and the growing obesity
  13. kind2creatures

    Overweight People Need More Vitamin D

    Info about how obese or overweight people need more vitamin D than the average person...http://articles.mercola.com/sites/articles/archive/2012/03/21/vitamin-d-for-obese.aspx
  14. Ted_Hutchinson

    Review of the science linking chemical exposures obesity and diabetes

    Daily Mail article hereObesity is being 'fuelled by gender-bending chemicals in toys and tin cans' The chemicals may also help trigger diabetes Calls to reduce exposure especially in pregnant women Full text paper is available for download here REVIEW OF THE SCIENCE LINKING CHEMICAL EXPOSURES...
  15. saved1986

    Ted: Welcome to the USA

    Where you can stop at the gas station and get 2 hot dogs for 1.99 (one for 1.59). You can go to McDonalds and get a 700 calorie meal for 5 bucks, but supersize it to a 2000 calorie meal for an extra dollar. 12 oz sodas (355 ml) are hard to find now, they have been upgraded to 20 oz bottles...
  16. kind2creatures

    Obesity (Exercise and Diet)

    The role that exercise and healthy eating plays in treating and preventing obesity... [/URL]
  17. Ted_Hutchinson

    Why Are We So Fat? One Word - Sugar!

    Why Are We So Fat? One Word - Sugar!
  18. Ted_Hutchinson

    The 2010 USDA Food Pyramid Proposal Is Wrong

    Healthy Nation Coalition Changing the definition of "healthy" food in America
  19. J

    Why we're fat

    A great lecture showing why fructose is causing us to be fat and sick. It's 1-1/2 hours long, so be prepared to sit at your computer for awhile. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dBnniua6-oM
  20. kind2creatures

    Benefits of Outdoor Play for Children

    Physical and mental benefits of outdoor play for children...