10 Entrepreneurs to Tackle Childhood Obesity, Alzheimer’s and Other Health Issues

10 Entrepreneurs to Tackle Childhood Obesity, Alzheimer's and Other Health Issues
Denver, CO (PRWEB) February 18, 2015 Ten successful CEO-entrepreneurs from around the country will tap into their experience and creativity to explore market-based solutions to childhood obesity, Alzheimer’s proliferation, biologic terrorism and other monumental problems as the first-of-its-kind 10.10.10 initiative gets underway here Monday. 10.10.10 is a groundbreaking effort that brings together 10 proven ...

Why Does World Obesity Concern Us and DrSocial’s Healthy Tips

Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) March 16, 2015 Statistics published by the World Health Organization report over 1 billion overweight individuals globally, from which at least 300,000 clinically obese. USA is leading with nearly 1/3 of Americans over age of 20. More than two out of three people will be overweight or obese by 2020, while ...

A Recent Study on Obesity and Genetics in Nature Shows a Stronger Correlation Between the Two, But Calories Still Count Say Calories In, Calories Out Cookbook Authors

A Recent Study on Obesity and Genetics in Nature Shows a Stronger Correlation Between the Two, But Calories Still Count Say Calories In, Calories Out Cookbook Authors
Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) February 18, 2015 A new study published in the journal Nature found that genetics plays a bigger role in the development of obesity than was previously thought. Researchers from the University of Michigan unveiled the results of a genome-wide association study looking at body mass index (BMI), a common measure of obesity, ...

New Book ‘Leveling the Playing Field in spite of Myself’ Recounts Author’s Struggles with Bipolar Disorder, Obesity

New Book 'Leveling the Playing Field in spite of Myself' Recounts Author's Struggles with Bipolar Disorder, Obesity
Hammond, La. (PRWEB) February 09, 2015 Author Vincent N. Cefalu releases “Leveling the Playing Field in spite of Myself,” (published by Xlibris) a consolidation of his previous publications and a revision of his autobiography portrayed in a more explicit manner. In this memoir, the author details how he achieved success despite the limiting circumstances of ...

Obesity Follows Growth of Big Box Retailers and Restaurants, Georgia State Economist Finds in New Report

Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) February 03, 2015 Big-box retailers Costco, Sam’s Club, BJ’s Wholesale and Walmart, along with full-service and fast-food restaurants, are key contributors to the nation’s obesity epidemic, according to research by a health economist in the Andrew Young School of Policy Studies at Georgia State University. Americans now live near an abundance ...