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Cancer Healthy Foods
What are some cancer healthy foods? Cancer healthy foods include more fruits, vegetables and grains. In northern MN and northern WI we need to getenoughvitamin D. About 3,000 s...
2/15/13 at 6:36 AM Not Following The Doctor's Orders 1/2/12 at 9:00 AM
Health Care, Obesity, Tuition Costs 7/1/11 at 5:42 AM
Parents, overweight kids and a minefield of blame and judgment
When Dara-Lynn Weiss wrote an article for Vogue magazine last year about putting her then 7-year-old daughter on a diet, she created a firestorm of controversy. "One of the most (bleeped) up, selfish ...
2/8/13 at 11:56 AM Holiday food guilt? Not on the menu 11/9/12 at 11:02 AM
Fire all the fat patients 8/29/12 at 10:59 AM
The Chemical Roots that Drive Obesity
It shouldnt come as a surprise to hear that obesity is one of the most prevalent medical concerns in the United States. In fact, 30% of the US population has obesity and 30% of these individuals also ...
12/11/12 at 12:38 AM Is There An Easy Solution To Your Growing Waistline? 12/7/12 at 5:31 PM
What if we cured the societal plague that is obesity? Would it really benefit us, or would it hurt us? 12/7/12 at 5:08 PM
Changing Your Life
Two out of every three Americans are either overweight or obese. Thats a lot of people! If we are one of these larger Americans, what can we do about it; losing weight is not an easy process. I bel...
11/27/12 at 9:30 PM Rollin' on the River 8/28/11 at 9:06 PM
We're bringing recess back!
By Najla Amundson We think its time you took a recess. And were making it a goal to ensure you do. Today we announced a statewide platform The Official Sponsor of Recess as our way of encouraging...
9/13/12 at 2:19 PM Sweet drinks in the City 6/8/12 at 10:08 AM
Can two cookies a day set you up for obesity? 5/16/12 at 1:39 PM
I heard on the television show 20/20 that one in three Americans are obese. Even worse, it is believed that by the year 2030 that number will rise to 42%. Wow - that is startling. How have we arrived...
5/11/12 at 10:30 PM The power of sleep... 1/12/10 at 1:43 AM
What is a Food Desert?
A question worth asking. Wikipedia states:Afood desertis any area in the industrialized world where healthful, affordable food is difficult to obtain.Before you get fired up the USDA determined that...
3/1/12 at 5:29 PM
Sound Off: Fitness Testing In Schools
Texas recently passed a state law allowing researchers access to unidentified student data in hope to link the already assumed child obesity trend, academic performance, gang activities, and truancy ....
10/4/11 at 8:10 AM
Healthy habits reduce breast cancer risk between mothers and daughters
Mothers and daughters nationwide are beating the odds of developing hereditary breast cancer. The American Cancer Society says that five to 10 percent of breast cancer cases are caused by gene defects...
3/28/11 at 8:25 PM