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Parental Feeding Style: Is It Important?

Wednesday, October 20, 2010 10:36 Comments Off on Parental Feeding Style: Is It Important?

We talk so much about the obesity epidemic, and the soaring rates of overweight children these days. But, did you know that your parenting style impacts your child’s relationship with food, both now and in the future? It’s not difficult to imagine this to be the case — think about the sheer amount of feeding interactions you have with…

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Poll: Is a 2 Year Old Too Young to Diet?

Tuesday, October 19, 2010 23:01 Comments Off on Poll: Is a 2 Year Old Too Young to Diet?

It was recently reported in Parentdish.co.uk that a mother started her daughter on a Calorie restricted diet at the ripe old age of two. She explained that she didn’t want her daughter to grow up and look like her, weighing 238 pounds. This story is sure to create some controversy as it beckons the questions of how young is…

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Cheaper Than Candy: UK Kids Get Alcohol for Pennies

Tuesday, October 19, 2010 10:18 Comments Off on Cheaper Than Candy: UK Kids Get Alcohol for Pennies

Alcohol is available in the UK for just pennies, meaning that kids can get drunk on 50 cents – the cost of half a candy bar. It’s a shocking statistic, and one which has made headline news….

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Top 10 Weight Loss Myths [Forum]

Monday, October 18, 2010 12:53 Comments Off on Top 10 Weight Loss Myths [Forum]

Forum Post: Myth 1 – Starving makes you lose weight fast Myth 2 – Low carbohydrate diets make you lose weight quickly. Myth 3 – Eating sugar free or fat free foods will promote weight loss. Myth 4 – Wearing rubber or…

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Link Time! Bacon Facts, Food War Prodigy, Diet Hand Gel, and More

Monday, October 18, 2010 10:28 Comments Off on Link Time! Bacon Facts, Food War Prodigy, Diet Hand Gel, and More

Dumpaday.com Did you know that babies born to women who ate a lot of bacon while pregnant are more intelligent? I didn’t, along with these other amazing facts about bacon. This creative info-graphic points out 10 interesting facts concerning this “miracle meat”. I guess I won’t feel guilty anymore about wanting to try the Baconator from Wendy’s… Well, until…

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How to Keep Weight Loss Simple [Forum]

Monday, October 18, 2010 9:22 Comments Off on How to Keep Weight Loss Simple [Forum]

Forum Post: When trying to lose weight having goals will help you achieve great results. How much do you want to lose each week? Areas to improve your diet? Exercise? These goals should be set each week. I have lost 20lb &…

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Hey Man, Do You Work in a Restaurant?

Sunday, October 17, 2010 10:08 Comments Off on Hey Man, Do You Work in a Restaurant?

A funny thing happened to me a while ago. For some reason it just now dawned on me to blog about. Sorry, I’m slow. At the time, I had switched Yoga studios. I like a vigorous practice and my old studio cut back on classes. Now, as luck would have it, my new studio is two doors down from…

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Some Obese People Don’t See Themselves as Fat

Saturday, October 16, 2010 10:06 Comments Off on Some Obese People Don’t See Themselves as Fat

Many obese people don’t see themselves as fat and in fact, they think they’re healthy – or so says a new study. Talk about being a “glass is half full” type of person. I wish I was like that! The problem is this positive attitude doesn’t dispel the fact that obese people are at a heightened risk of death,…

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What Are Your Family Food Staples?

Friday, October 15, 2010 10:45 Comments Off on What Are Your Family Food Staples?

Ever wonder what the staple foods are in another person’s diet? Here in the UK we have Gillian McKeith’s TV show, “You Are What You Eat”, and while I certainly don’t agree with many of Gillian’s concepts, I love how she delves into the eating habits of those families, laying it out for the whole nation to see. It…

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Can We Stop Food Stamp Users Buying Soda?

Thursday, October 14, 2010 10:06 Comments Off on Can We Stop Food Stamp Users Buying Soda?

In the uphill battle to fight obesity, Mayor Michael Bloomberg has petitioned the United States Department of Agriculture to ban the 1.7 million food stamp users from using them to buy soda, or other sugared drinks. This move is part of series of interventions to curb obesity, which have included advertisements, stricter rules on food sold in schools, and…

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