My first reaction to hearing that the American Medical Association (AMA) had voted to classify obesity as a disease last month was a positive one. That was until I heard the excited comments from those who will profit most from […]
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Over time, running may produce greater weight loss than walking, especially in men and overweight women, according to research published in the official journal of the American College of Sports Medicine. This study, in the April edition of Medicine & Science […]
Americans are inundated with information about how we have become a physically unfit nation. Even though our life expectancies have not fallen, we are having to spend more and more health care dollars to fight chronic diseases linked to obesity […]