Tag: obesity

8 Foods that Speed Up Ageing While Promoting Sickness

8 Foods that Speed Up Ageing While Promoting Sickness

January 22, 2014 | by

If you don’t shift to a healthier diet now, you will probably regret it later. Here are 8 foods you should avoid to age gracefully and avoid sickness.

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Study: Obesity Fuels Breast Cancer Cell Growth and Tumor Size

Study: Obesity Fuels Breast Cancer Cell Growth and Tumor Size

December 5, 2013 | by

Being overweight increases breast cancer risk. A recent study even found that obesity is directly related to breast cancer cell growth AND tumor size.

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5 Benefits of Dropping Meat from Your Diet

5 Benefits of Dropping Meat from Your Diet

November 21, 2013 | by

There are several benefits to going vegetarian, from helping the planet and animals to boosting your health. Here are 5 benefits of going meat-free.

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News Flash: Review Finds Diet Soda to be Health Destroyer

News Flash: Review Finds Diet Soda to be Health Destroyer

November 21, 2013 | by

Researchers from Purdue reviewed a dozen studies published within the last five years on the health risks of consuming diet soda. The news is not positive.

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Food Portion Sizes Double over 20 Years as People Grow Fatter

Food Portion Sizes Double over 20 Years as People Grow Fatter

November 4, 2013 | by

Numerous reports indicate that food portion sizes have doubled (or worse) over 20 years for both Britain and America. Food is larger, and people are fatter.

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How Blocking Sugar Intake can Reduce Cancer Risk/Progression

How Blocking Sugar Intake can Reduce Cancer Risk/Progression

October 8, 2013 | by

Sugar fuels cancer. A new study has indicated that blocking dietary sugar can reduce tumor development risk and progression of cancer cells.

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Two Chemicals in Processed Food Packaging Linked to Childhood Obesity

Two Chemicals in Processed Food Packaging Linked to Childhood Obesity

October 7, 2013 | by

Research shows that two common food packaging substancs – BPA and phthalates – are causing numerous health problems, including obesity and diabetes.

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Study: Every Minute of Intense Exercise Reduces Obesity Risk by up to 5%

Study: Every Minute of Intense Exercise Reduces Obesity Risk by up to 5%

October 6, 2013 | by

A recent study found that for every extra daily minute of high intensity exercise, participants reduced their obesity risk by up to 5 percent.

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Study: 6 Months of Breastfeeding can “HALVE” Childhood Obesity Risk

Study: 6 Months of Breastfeeding can “HALVE” Childhood Obesity Risk

September 6, 2013 | by

A recent study shows why breastfeeding is better for babies, only this study shows how breastfeeding could reduce childhood obesity risk significantly.

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Soda, Sugar Causing Obesity in Children as Young as 5

Soda, Sugar Causing Obesity in Children as Young as 5

September 6, 2013 | by

A recent study found that a daily sugary drink habit was associated with an increased risk of obesity by 1.5 times for children as young as 5 years old.

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