According to a recent study, exposure to fast food restaurants can lead to obesity; and according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, between 2007 and 2010, adults in the US consumed an average of 11.3 percent of their total daily calories from fast food.
Researchers find that “weight fate” is set by age 5.
There’s been a big shift in how many school districts take money from soda companies and ban junk food from vending machines, health officials say.
On Power Talk with Lorraine Jacques- White we had a caller email us because she is overweight and self-conscious about it. We asked the Power Talk listener’s: Would you date an overweight woman? Do you prefer big […]
ATLANTA (WAOK) – Being overweight has its disadvantages, which now includes a greater likelihood of dying in a car accident. A new study by UC-Berkeley says obese people have an 80-percent greater chance of dying […]
Men under stress are more attracted to obese and overweight women than guys in a relaxed state of mind, new research has concluded.
What a great discussion today!! In a recent article from Eurweb.com, *Alice Randall has written and interesting essay/article for the NY Times on fat black women. Randall notes that FOUR out of five black women […]
The United States Coast Guard has scaled back the maximum number of passengers allowed on a given ferry, resulting in a lower maximum capacity rate for commercial vessels such as the Savannah Belles Ferry.