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Breaking News: CDC reports declining childhood obesity rates
 
Posted by: Barry Eitel

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-09-30 15:46:09 -0700 | health-news

For the first time in a very long time, the government has a sliver of good news relating to the obesity problem that has settled down in the United States for years. “Nineteen states and territories reported decreases in obesity...
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Breaking News: Michelle Obama: Drink just one more glass of water a day
 
Posted by: Barry Eitel

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-09-30 15:50:36 -0700 | health-news

According to first lady Michelle Obama, Americans have a drinking problem. No, she isn’t encouraging us to cut down on the beer and vodka (although I’m sure you could find some evidence that we should—this coming from the guy drinking...
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Breaking News: How the mind messes with self-control
 
Posted by: Barry Eitel

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-09-30 15:50:31 -0700 | health-news

Self-control is probably the scourge of our generation. Some would claim, such as New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg with his big-sized soda ban idea, that a lack of self-control is the reason America (and, now, the world at large)...
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Breaking News: A fact-based workout in seven minutes
 
Posted by: Barry Eitel

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-11-05 12:02:32 -0800 | health-news

In a fitness world of crazy technology, wild gadgets and massive machines, sometimes simpler is better. A recent report from the exercise-science focused American College of Sports Medicine’s Health & Fitness Journal presents an incredibly simplistic and short–yet effective–workout...
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Breaking News: Coffee, dieticians and scientific contradictions
 
Posted by: Barry Eitel

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-11-05 12:04:59 -0800 | health-news

In the past decade or so, it’s become extremely trendy to basically say, “You know that stuff that you really like? It’s actually killing you.” For better or worse, many household staples have fallen prey to this dictum: red meat,...
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Breaking News: New studies reveal complexities of America's obesity epidemic
 
Posted by: Barry Eitel

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-09-30 15:45:57 -0700 | health-news

Mere days after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention posted a report showing promising signs for childhood obesity around the nation, a new study published in the American Journal of Public Health shows that more adults are dying of...
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Breaking News: Artificial sweeteners aren't fooling anyone
 
Posted by: Barry Eitel

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-09-30 15:49:36 -0700 | health-news

Well, well, well… It appears the old brain is harder to fool than we thought. Oh, and sugar substitutes actually contribute to weight gain. Both these claims come from a new report published in the Journal of Physiology this week,...
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Breaking News: Pizza: It can be good and good for you
 
Posted by: Barry Eitel

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-09-30 15:46:21 -0700 | health-news

Besides perhaps the salad, the pizza is probably the food with the most flavor and health potential that is consistently wrecked by chain restaurants and fastfood joints. It makes sense that most dieters try to keep a wide berth from...
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Breaking News: Busting the slower and longer weight loss myth
 
Posted by: Barry Eitel

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-09-30 15:46:12 -0700 | health-news

No doubt, the fable of the tortoise and the hare has a moral that applies to many areas of life. Slow and steady wins many races. Taking your time and performing tasks well instead of quickly is a good rule...
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Breaking News: Study debunks supposed link between vaccinations and rare nerve disorder
 
Posted by: Nathan Salant

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-04-23 10:23:38 -0700 | health-news

Vaccines do not cause Guillain-Barré syndrome, Kaiser Permanente medical researchers at concluded Friday after studying 13 years of data involving millions of patients. The results, announced by Dr. Roger Baxter of the Vaccine Study Center of Oakland, Calif., could help...
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Breaking News: The new thing: Tiny workouts
 
Posted by: Barry Eitel

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-09-30 15:42:48 -0700 | health-news

With time being one of the most precious resources available, many are wondering how exercise can be fit into their life. Americans are busier than ever before with work and are finding less and less time to spend even with...
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Breaking News: AIDS conference program has major research gaps fighting HIV
 
Posted by: PJesep SelectMedia

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-09-30 16:07:08 -0700 | health-news

A coalition of global advocacy groups released a major report Tuesday, “Coverage of Key Populations at the 2012 International AIDS Conference,” showing the International AIDS Conference (IAC) program lacks meaningful coverage of populations most-at-risk for HIV.” Its quantitative...
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Breaking News: Beer: The next sports drink?
 
Posted by: Barry Eitel

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-09-30 15:51:04 -0700 | health-news

We all know beer is dehydrating. And we all know that’s not the point. However, new research shows how you can make the brew you’re sipping both refreshing and hydrating, which keeps your thirst quenched and negates some of the...
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Posted by: Barry Eitel

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-02-28 19:21:06 -0800 | health-news

Swimming is back in the news and, no, it has nothing to do with Michael Phelps. This past Monday, 64-year-old Diana Nyad became the first person to swim from Cuba to Florida without the security of a shark cage. The...
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Breaking News: Breakfast: Overrated?
 
Posted by: Barry Eitel

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-09-30 15:46:14 -0700 | health-news

Breakfast must be the most debated meal of the day. The morning meal is usually first to be put on the chopping block as a sacrifice to sleeping in and quick begin-the-day routines. Many complain that they don’t have the...
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