Healthy Fatties Run Amok

As my Fokkerites have long known, fat/overweight people live longer than thin/normal people.  Guess what?...more
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Can we fix the obesity epidemic?

While hunger is a huge issue, the irony is that obesity is at epidemic levels not only in the U.S. but also worldwide. The statistics are sobering and the health and economic costs of this epidemic are huge, as this PBS cheat-sheet reveals. In an update to their 2003 preventive healthcare recommendations, the U.S....more

America, You Have A Choice!

Warning!  I'm about to step up on a very large soapbox.  I'm not writing this post to offend you, but to awaken you.  To evoke something in you so convincing that it moves you into action.  I want you to feel like you must do something; to create a drive in you so compelling that you can no longer sit there on your proverbial couch....telling yourself that you'll start tomorrow.  You know you need to start today. To start now.  But there's always a reason why you can't....more