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The Obesity Epidemic, Part 2

As the obesity epidemic is increasing, the comorbidities of obesity are also increasing at a dramatic and accelerated rate, as are the costs.
Posted on April 13, 2011 Read More »

Curbing the Diabetes Epidemic

The rate of diabetes continues to climb in the United States and throughout the world. Once considered an unusual diagnosis, diabetes has become one of the most common forms of chronic illness in the world today.
Posted on March 23, 2011 Read More »

Sitting: A New Health Risk

According to the Centers for Disease Control, we are in an epidemic of sitting. Our parents and grandparents spent much less time sitting down we do now. We are not just sitting more…we are moving less.
Posted on December 8, 2010 Read More »