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Nov 2017

More than 80 million Americans have this deadly disease, and many don’t even know it

2017-11-21T23:34:12+00:00

More than 80 million Americans have this deadly disease, and many don't even know it Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease affects an estimated 80 million to 100 million Americans. Despite risks, there are no official recommendations for routine screening. People with a variant of a gene known as PNPLA3 are more likely to have fatty livers [...]

More than 80 million Americans have this deadly disease, and many don’t even know it2017-11-21T23:34:12+00:00
Oct 2017

Working Night Shifts May Widen Your Waistline

2017-10-14T20:20:31+00:00

Working Night Shifts May Widen Your Waistline Disturbing normal sleep patterns is the main culprit, nutritionists say Workers who regularly pull overnight shifts may be more prone to pack on the pounds, a new analysis suggests. The finding involved an in-depth look at 28 studies conducted between 1999 and 2016. All the investigations explored the [...]

Working Night Shifts May Widen Your Waistline2017-10-14T20:20:31+00:00
Oct 2017

Defining Adult Overweight and Obesity

2017-10-14T19:29:37+00:00

Defining Adult Overweight and Obesity Weight that is higher than what is considered as a healthy weight for a given height is described as overweight or obese. Body Mass Index, or BMI, is used as a screening tool for overweight or obesity. Adult Body Mass Index (BMI) Body Mass Index (BMI) is a person's weight [...]

Defining Adult Overweight and Obesity2017-10-14T19:29:37+00:00
Jul 2017

Defining Adult Overweight and Obesity

2017-07-27T21:21:49+00:00

Defining Adult Overweight and Obesity Weight that is higher than what is considered as a healthy weight for a given height is described as overweight or obese. Body Mass Index, or BMI, is used as a screening tool for overweight or obesity. Adult Body Mass Index (BMI) Body Mass Index (BMI) is a person's weight [...]

Defining Adult Overweight and Obesity2017-07-27T21:21:49+00:00