Obesity and Yeast Infections – What's the Connection

As if the overweight men and women of the world didn't have enough to worry about, but yes, obesity is one of the risk factors of chronic yeast infections. There…

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The Dangers of Morbid Obesity

Synonyms for morbid abound: bleak, grim, cheerless, dismal, foreboding, joyless, morose, ominous, and hopeless. No wonder people are offended to be diagnosed with a condition suggesting such grisly unwholesomeness. Medically…

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The Effects of Obesity – An Almost Unlimited Number of Health Problems Associated With the Obese

Obesity is defined as a condition wherein the body has too much fat. Obesity is measured by reference to the Body Mass Index (BMI). There are three levels of obesity:…

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Prevent Childhood Obesity – The Long Term Effects of Childhood Obesity

Childhood obesity is not a reference to the pleasantly plump babies or the cherub shaped toddlers. The majority of children will begin life with the plumpness we expect to see…

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Is Technology Causing Your Child's Obesity?

My regular readers know I grew up in the 70's and we did not have game-boys and DS's, let alone iPhones, Wii's or X-Box gaming systems. We played outside and…

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Beating Obesity Into Submission

Why aren't we able to tackle the obesity problem in this country. We're not the only ones. America, Mexico, New Zealand, Hungary and Australia are equal or behind the UK…

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How to Minimize the Effects of Technology Causing Childhood Obesity

Here is a scary thought. Our three year old granddaughter has figured out how to use her mother's smart phone. She's fairly adept at the computer, at least when she…

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Obesity and Health Problem

WHAT IS OBESITY? Obesity is a condition resulting from excessive storage of fat In the body. Obesity has been defined as a weight more than 20% above what is considered…

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5 Obesity Advantages – How is Obesity a Good Thing?

Is obesity a good thing and how is obesity a good thing? It may sound odd and contrary to general beliefs but there are some obesity advantages out there. A…

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The Link Between Video Games and Obesity

I am sure by now that you are well aware that video games are some of the most popular activities with children. In fact not only children but adults of…

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