Archive for the ‘Obesity’ Category

 

MSG: What This “Delicious” Ingredient Can Do to Your Health

Posted on July 4th, 2014 by admin  |  No Comments »

MSG or monosodium glutamate is a flavor enhancer and additive that’s found in a wide range of processed food products, including frozen dinners, salad dressings, processed meats, and junk foods. While MSG makes food more savory, it hardly does wonders for your health. In fact, natural health expert Dr. Joseph Mercola says that consuming MSG-containing […]

 
 

Why Aspartame-Sweetened Soda Is a Big Diet Disaster

Posted on May 9th, 2014 by admin  |  3 Comments »

Did you know that half of the United States population over the age of two drinks sugary beverages on a daily basis? The figures can be higher, as this statistic does not include 100 percent fruit juices, flavored milk, or sweetened teas. This high consumption has actually contributed to rising obesity rates among American adults […]

 
 

The Truth About Overeating: Why Are We Struggling with This Problem?

Posted on June 15th, 2012 by author  |  3 Comments »

Overeating is one of the most prevalent health issues that plague many people today. It’s very easy to overeat, especially when sumptuous and delicious meals are served at the dining table. But eating beyond what is required by your body can lead to dire health problems. So, why do people today eat more than they […]

 
 

Walmart Stores Are Linked to Obesity

Posted on November 11th, 2011 by author  |  7 Comments »

Walmart is famous for low-cost food and consumer products, which is a relief for people who are trying to slash their grocery bills costs. But are you aware that buying from Walmart may also have a significant effect in the rising rates of obesity? Researchers examined the effects of Walmart Supercenters on body mass index […]