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When I asked a girlfriend if she thought she was more ‘pear-shaped’ or ‘apple-shaped,’ she replied, “Honey, I have some serious back and rack.” Naturally, I busted out laughing and ...
Linda describes the disbelief she feels when looking at old photographs of herself when she was obese.
Leana explains how she feels when she sees old pictures of herself when she was obese.
Kidney stones are all too common in women as well as men. Over a lifetime, 5 percent of women and 10 percent of men can expect to have at least one stone big enough to cause pain while ...
When it comes to weight, the body mass index (BMI) is the most common for determining health.
According to the CDC in 2008, obesity is as high as 31.4 percent in some states and is a health care topic of concern. Using the Body Mass Index (BMI), obesity is a score of 30 or over. ...
The percentage of overweight and obese adults and children has been steadily increasing over the past few decades. According to the National Cancer Institute, nearly one-third of all ...
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According to a recent study from the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, obese or overweight young adults have a greater chance of suffering from pancreatic cancer later on, ...
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