A Detailed Look at Obesity in America

Excerpt from the original article Obesity is a raging epidemic in America these days. Two out of every three adults are either obese or overweight. This is highly hazardous because carrying those excess pounds increases the risks of developing several diseases such as stroke, cardiovascular disease, diabetes, depression, liver disease, asthma, high cholesterol, and urinary incontinence,…

The Obesity Issue and Its Link to Diabetes

Excerpt from the original article How obesity threatens America\’s future. A report by Trust for American\’s Health has been released annually since 2006 and has been an important measuring stick for the nation\’s battle with obesity. While the full contents of the report could take multiple posts to truly analyze, I chose instead to do…

The Truth Behind Diabetes

Excerpt from the original article There is a big difference between fact and myth. There are several diabetes myths and rumors that people consider to be facts and we wonder how many of us can differentiate between the two. Think you know a lot about diabetes? Can you differentiate fact from fiction? We encourage you…