Category: Obesity


5 Reasons Why People Are Becoming Obese If there is one true thing about the way we were compared to the way we are, it is that we are getting bigger. If you were to compare an American male from fifty years ago to the average American male in modern ... Read More
September 5, 2017pwlc


The rates of overweight and obese Americans have steadily increased over the years. With the condition of being overweight or obese, a person is much more likely to experience a range of different health concerns. Even being minimally overweight can have a dramatic effect on a person’s cardiovascular health, joint ... Read More
August 8, 2017pwlc


Obesity is now considered a disease - not a moral failing. According to a new report from the Institute of Medicine, "obesity is a heterogeneous disease in which genetic, environmental, psychological, and other factors are involved. It occurs when energy intake exceeds the amount of energy expended over time. Only ... Read More
May 5, 2017pwlc