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Weight (INACTIVE)

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Top Weight (INACTIVE) Articles

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  • Getting exercise a challenge [Letter]

    I read with interest an article in The Aegis that 28 percent of adults in Harford County are obese. We adults in the North Harford area have limited areas where we can exercise. Walking or riding a bicycle is very dangerous on the roads. There are no...
  • Healthy living is longer living [Editorial]

    Healthy living is longer living [Editorial]
    No amount of committee meetings or government recommendations will result in improving the health of people who smoke, are overweight or underexercised. The only thing that can help people with these particular health problems – them being us...
  • Lots can be done to help older dogs with achy joints

    Lots can be done to help older dogs with achy joints
    NASHVILLE, TN -- These reader questions were answered at the American Animal Hospital Association Conference 2014, held here March 20-23. AAHA is the only organization which accredits veterinary practice for excellent standards, with over 50,000 member...
  • Bright light - early and often - linked to lower BMI, study finds

    Bright light - early and often - linked to lower BMI, study finds
    To maximize your chances of fighting flab, new research offers some simple advice: Wake up early and go outside. People who loaded up on light exposure at the beginning of the day were most likely to have a lower body mass index, according to a study...
  • Making soul food and Southern cuisine healthier

    Making soul food and Southern cuisine healthier
    On a crisp spring morning, chef David Thomas stands in the kitchen of his Parkville cafe, Herb & Soul, prepping for a busy day of cooking. Plastic tubs overflow with fresh kale, while shelves hold spices that will impart flavor to the chef's Old Bay...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Special Screening And Panel Discussion Set For April 6

    Every day online, on the news or in the paper you hear another statistic or anecdote about SNAP benefits, food insecurity, or the rise of hunger for children, their families, and the elderly. In fact, there is a good chance you are reading this on your...
  • Investors cast fresh eye on battered emerging stocks

    LONDON (Reuters) - Investors are starting to look afresh at emerging equities after years in which the sector has been a consensus "sell". Barclays, Citi, HSBC, Morgan Stanley and Societe Generale are among banks now advising clients to buy back in -...
  • Bariatric surgery found to ease Type 2 diabetes symptoms

    Bariatric surgery did more to improve symptoms of diabetes, high blood pressure and high cholesterol after three years than intensive treatment with drugs alone, according to new results from a closely watched clinical trial involving patients who were...
  • Sugary drinks and the epidemic childhood obesity [Letter]

    Sugary drinks and the epidemic childhood obesity [Letter]
    Reporter Meredith Cohn's recent article about the World Health Organization's new sugar recommendations highlighted the concerns of medical and public health experts over the epidemic of childhood obesity ("Officials urge consumers to cut back on sugar,"...
  • Enjoy your body wrap — but don't expect too much

    Q: Can you tell me about body wraps? My best friend wants to go with her to a spa where they do these. She says it will tighten my skin and take inches off of my waist as well as remove toxins and smooth out cellulite. I looked this up online, and it...
  • How does obesity surgery do all that? Gut signaling changes found

    How does obesity surgery do all that? Gut signaling changes found
    Scientists and physicians who study the treatment of obesity have been puzzled for some years over bariatric surgery and its benefits.”Stomach stapling” surgery was long seen as a “plumbing adjustment” that prompts weight loss by...