Articles Tagged: obesity

Overweight and Obesity

If your health care provider (HCP) told you that you have overweight or obesity you may be experiencing a variety of emotions. It is important to keep in mind that … read more

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Fast Food Facts

What is fast food and why is it so popular? Fast food refers to food that can be prepared and served quickly. It can come from many places: sit-down restaurants, … read more

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High Cholesterol

There are a few things that can lead to high cholesterol: what you eat, how physically active you are, and your genetics. You can’t do anything to change your genetics, … read more

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Body Mass Index (BMI)

You may have learned about BMI in health class, heard your health care provider talk about BMI, or gotten a BMI report card from your school. BMI, short for body … read more

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