Mar 29th, 2017
Community involvement is needed to reduce childhood obesity. Childhood obesity is not an isolated condition. Children who are obese are also at risk of developing diabetes, sleep apnea, hypertension, and other co-morbidities. They may also experience social ridicule, low self-esteem, and depression. Many experts believe schools are a key setting for efforts to prevent childhood obesity. ...
When the urge to eat hits, but your belly isn’t growling, you can survive an office snack attack. The office is a dangerous place for your waistline. There’s cake for a co-worker’s birthday. There are doughnuts in the break room and a vending machine down the hall. There’s a candy jar on your office mate’s ...