Tags: OVERWEIGHT persons
- Mapping U.S. obesity. // Tufts University Health & Nutrition Letter;May97, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p1
Presents results of a survey conducted by the National Weight Report which ranked the 33 largest metropolitan areas in the United States based on the percentage of obese residents. Factors contributing to overconsumption; Comparison of cities with low obesity rates and cities with the highest...
- Improving health more important than weight loss. Pinette, Gilles // Saskatchewan Sage;Jan2003, Vol. 7 Issue 4, p10
Observes that healthy eating rather than losing weight should be the aim of overweight persons. Impact of advertisements on men and women who are conscious of their weight; Harmful means adopted by people to lose weight; Percent of men and women in Canada who are overweight.
- No fat-for-all. Goode, Stephen // Insight on the News;03/30/98, Vol. 14 Issue 12, p4
Focuses on the obesity study of men and women in the United States (US). What is blamed for the increase obese women in US; Comparison of obese women to that of obese men in US; Other details of the study; Where study is published.
- Carole Morin. // New Statesman & Society;06/14/96, Vol. 125 Issue 4288, p22
Talks about obese people in London, England. Fat people's lack of commitment to starvation; Low-fat diet and exercise as key to weight loss; Cost of obesity to the National Health Service.
- (RESEARCH) Overweight Middle-Aged Adults at Greater Risk for Cognitive Decline in Later Life. // Aging News Alert;2/26/2010, p16
The article presents a study on the adverse effect of overweight to physical functions and neurological functions among middle-aged adults in the U.S.
- The way we eat now. Dunea, George // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);4/22/95, Vol. 310 Issue 6986, p1075
Reports on the factors contributing to the increased number of obese persons in the United States. Reduced physical activity; Increased television watching; Inefficacy of dieting methods such as jaw wiring and stomach plication.
- The missing ingredient: Empathy. // Patient Care;11/15/1995, Vol. 29 Issue 18, p170
No abstract available.
- Belly laughs. Kingwell, Mark // Saturday Night;May97, Vol. 112 Issue 4, p97
No abstract available.
- Once lost, weight is hard to keep off. Taylor, Humphrey // Indianapolis Business Journal;09/01/97, Vol. 18 Issue 24, p10B
Relates the results of a study conducted on overweight adults in the United States. Definition of overweight persons; Sex differences in dieting; Average weight lost by dieting.
- 76,000,000. // Research Review (International Council on Active Aging);9/7/2011, Vol. 11 Issue 32, p1
The article presents the projected number of people who will be obese by 2030 in the U.S. and Great Britain.