Category Archives: Obesity

Meet the “Big Three” Generals—in the War on Obesity

Prominent leaders in academia, government and healthcare Okay, I confess, the puns were intentional. In May of 2012, HBO aired a multi-night special entitled, “Weight of the Nation.” In my opinion, it was pretty much worthless when it came to … Continue reading

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Connecting the dots: FOOD . Obesity . Diabetes . Alzheimer’s!

Mark Bittman. Is Alzheimer’s “Type 3 Diabetes”? New York Times In Mark’s 9-25-12 article (See link below), he hit the nail on the head when he said, “The idea that Alzheimer’s might be Type 3 diabetes has been around since … Continue reading

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How many PhDs does it take to figure out what we should eat?

With thousands working on it already; maybe we should challenge their methodology of study—because what they’re telling us is not working. Three articles caught my attention this week and my immediate reaction was to blog about each one of them … Continue reading

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