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Child Obesity

21st March 2012
Child Obesity Obesity is the most common nutritional disorder, particularly among the affluent, all over the world. Obesity may be described as a condition characterized by excessive deposition of fat in the body. It usually results from consumption of f... Read >
Author: DesiDieter

The Psychological Effects of Childhood Obesity

18th June 2010
Children have more energy requirements since they are in the growing stage. A nutritive diet is essential for their healthy development. Unlike adults, children are more prone to diseases. When they consume more number of calories than they actually burn,... Read >
Author: Carmelo Pierce

Many of Americas top social problems also relate to or impact drug abuse addiction

27th October 2008
Drug abuse is a major public health problem that impacts society on multiple levels. * Drugged Driving: The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration estimates that drugs are used by approximately 10 to 22 percent of drivers involved in crashes, ofte... Read >
Author: appsnes505

Complete Information on Cohen syndrome

21st May 2008
Cohen Syndrome is an uncommon hereditary disorder caused by a recessive gene. Cohen Syndromeis characterized by childish hypotonia (a weakening of the bony muscles), childhood obesity, and several malformations. Cohen syndrome has several characteristics ... Read >
Author: Juliet Cohen

Childhood Obesity: Emotional Effects and Sedentary Lifestyles

14th August 2007
Copyright (c) 2007 Gurion Blattman The social and psychological issues of childhood obesity are perhaps even more intrusive on the child's life than the physical. Childhood is a critical time for the development of self-esteem, thus the psychological i... Read >
Author: Gurion Blattman

5 Healthy Alternatives To Candy This Halloween

26th September 2006
With childhood obesity on the rise, kids really do not need additional calories from a bag full of candy. Chocolate candy bars, suckers, and gum are not only adding to our children's waists, but also attributing to tooth and gum decay. With so many health... Read >
Author: NS Kennedy
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