Treatment of chronic respiratory diseases in obese people
- Obesity is caused by what we eat, not the decline of the family meal. Burke, Tara // Nursing Standard;2/24/2010, Vol. 24 Issue 25, p32
A letter to the editor is presented in response to an article about obesity by Anne Diamond in the "reflections" section of the February 17, 2010 issue.
- Obesity and overheating. Lyons, Randy // New Scientist;7/21/2007, Vol. 195 Issue 2613, p22
A letter to the editor is presented regarding an article by Ian Roberts that links obesity in the United States to global warming.
- Systemic inflammation and fatal versus non-fatal coronary events. Smith, Carr J. // Heart;Sep2011, Vol. 97 Issue 17, p1455
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Obesity is associated with fatal coronary heart disease independently of traditional risk factors and deprivation," by J. Logue and colleagues in the 2011 issue.
- The Skinny on Fat: The Weight of the Nation. // Washington Informer;5/10/2012, Vol. 47 Issue 30, pH-3
The article discusses obesity and overweight conditions in the U.S. and various risk factors associated with the same along with their remedial measures.
- I've heard that, above and beyond our bad eating and lifestyle habits, some chemicals in everyday products are contributing to the obesity problem. Can you explain? Scheer, Roddy // Earth Talk: Questions & Answers About Our Environment;7/6/2014, p1
The article provides an answer to a question of whether chemicals in everyday products can lead to obesity.
- Making and breaking. Chan, Lillian // Wellness Options;2007, Issue 34, p8
The article discusses several articles within the issue including one on the link between pollution and obesity and another on prescription drug use in children.
- Finns lower fat, calories, but increase weight. Fogelholm, M. // Healthy Weight Journal;Jul/Aug97, Vol. 11 Issue 4, p66
Identifies risk factors for obesity in Finland. Decline in walking and biking to work; Increase of percent of fat in the diet; Alcohol use; Increase in number of cars.
- New Survey Says US Obesity Rates Continue to Climb. // Life Extension;Feb2016, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p18
The article focuses on the research by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to analyse the change in obesity rates amongst the people of the U.S. It states that according to the lead author of the study, Cynthia Ogden, obesity was found to be more prevalent amongst women, as...
- Is prolonged lack of sleep associated with obesity? Cappuccio, Francesco P.; Miller, Michelle A. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (Overseas & Retired Doctors Edition;6/4/2011, Vol. 342 Issue 7809, p1217
The authors reflect on a longitudinal study related to the risk of obesity in young children due to lack of proper sleep. They opine that the study is notable as it contributes to the understanding of the impact which short duration of sleep has on the body composition of children. They believe...