Obesity

Mini Can Of Coke Pushed As A ‘Healthy Snack’

A friend sent me an article about fizzy drinks being recommended as a ‘healthy snack’. In the subject line of his email he wrote: “The Coke-side of life is not a happy place”. “The Coke Side Of Life” was the catch phrase the fizzy drinks manufacturer used a few years ago in its global ad […]

Binge-Eating Disorder: The Dawn Of A New Disease

A month ago I told you about a new mental health disorder, called binge-eating disorder (BED) and… Yep you guessed it… Elvanse, the newly approved drug that treats BED. That’s what I love about Big Pharma and its cronies. They invent a disease overnight and like magic they also have a drug ready to hand […]

Obesity: FDA Clears ‘Pacemaker For The Stomach’

Statistics published in 2014, showed that the number of obese and overweight individuals jumped from 857 million in 1980 to 2.1 billion in 2013… This means that almost a third of the world is now dangerously overweight and obesity is a global health crisis that is not going away. Obesity: Risky business According to the […]

The Sugar Swap Campaign: A Small Step In The Right Direction

Three years ago, we told you about an article, The Toxic Truth About Sugar, published in the journal Nature, in which the researchers warned that sugary foods and drinks are responsible for illnesses including diabetes, obesity, heart disease, cancer, and liver problems… contributing to 35 million deaths a year worldwide. Now, it looks like that […]