obesity

Western Diet Impairs Brain Function and Appetite Control, Study Finds

Western Diet Impairs Brain Function and Appetite Control, Study Finds

Yet another reason to avoid the typical western diet: eating high-fat, highly processed junk food filled with added sugars can impair brain function and lead to overeating in just one week. The western diet has already been connected to a number of health issues, such as obesity, cardiovascular disease and even lower sperm counts in […]

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    Coca-Cola Sees Public Health Debate as ‘a Growing War,’ Documents Reveal

    Coca-Cola Sees Public Health Debate as ‘a Growing War,’ Documents Reveal

    Coca-Cola intentionally funded the Global Energy Balance Network (GEBN) as a “weapon” in a “growing war between the public health community and private industry” on the causes of obesity, according to a press release sent to EcoWatch by consumer group U.S. Right to Know. The quotes come from documents obtained in a Freedom of Information […]

    Aspects of the Weight Loss and Obesity Management Market

    Aspects of the Weight Loss and Obesity Management Market

    People today are more health conscious than ever due to the steady increase in the prevalence of lifestyle-related ailments of which excess weight is a key risk factor. This has led to the development of a weight loss and obesity management industry. This sector is driven by a market that includes products, services, and remedies […]