I wrote a prior article on obesity in children, Obesity in Children: How Can We Let This Happen? in which I talked about obesity in children, and the fact that in the U.S. nearly one in three children and teens are … [Read more...]
But there is some good news that came out of the election, and the good news has positive consequences for the health of our nation and specifically the [Read more...]
Obesity is truly the health issue of our times. It is a medical condition in which excess body fat has accumulated to the extent that it may have an adverse effect on health, leading to reduced life expectancy and/or increased health problems.
Body mass index (BMI), a measurement which compares weight and height, defines a person as … [Read more...]
In a recent article I wrote, "The Nonsense and Delusions People Believe As Truth," I talked about the irrational and nonsensical beliefs people have about Donald Trump, and that it's almost as if people are brainwashed into these beliefs.
Well in fact, people are brainwashed. It's called propagandizing, and it's … [Read more...]
Recently on the Daily Show, correspondent Jordan Klepper went to a Donald Trump rally to check with people about their beliefs regarding a number of things: Hillary Clinton's health, her body double, who Barack Obama really is, and Donald Trump's relationship with African-Americans.
You can watch the video above.
The remarks from people on all these were pretty eye-opening and ridiculously nonsensical. It would … [Read more...]
According to the sugar industry, a diet high in fats, not sugar, causes heart disease. And according to the soda industry, exercise, or the lack thereof, is what causes obesity and diabetes - not the drinking of soda.
And according to my monkey, it's only me and him that's got nothing to hide. When my monkey told me this I said back to him, "Come on, let's take it easy."
Let's start with this sugar industry manifesto, that it's … [Read more...]