Tag Archives: obesity

Adam Richman’s #thinspiration post spurs controversy

Adam Richman is known as TV’s funny man from the hit TV show Man vs. Food. Known for stuffing his face with calorie filled food challenges, Richman made the choice to lose the extra weight, but it’s come with some … Continue reading

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York receives grant for fighting childhood obesity

On Wednesday, June 4th at 10:30 am, a press conference will be held at York City Hall to acknowledge the Childhood Obesity Prevention Grant that York received through the USCM and the American Beverage Association to combat childhood obesity. York’s … Continue reading

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Report: 30 percent of the world is fat

By MARIA CHENG, AP Medical Writer LONDON — Almost a third of the world is now fat, and no country has been able to curb obesity rates in the last three decades, according to a new global analysis. Researchers found more … Continue reading

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Wellness Wrap 11/1/13: SNAP reductions; Is butter bad for you?; How you commute impacts your health

The weekly Wellness Wrap provides links to recent health and fitness news. Share your thoughts and links in a comment or email emccracken@ydr.com. In the news: York Daily Record reporter Ed Mahon wrote about how funding for the Supplemental Nutrition … Continue reading

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Obesity: How to talk to a loved one about their weight

How to talk to a friend or loved-one about their weight.

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Wellness Wrap 9/27/13: Weight Watchers in York; Burger King unveils healthier fries; President quits smoking

The weekly Wellness Wrap provides links to recent health and fitness news. Share your thoughts and links in a comment or email emccracken@ydr.com. Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy Health report card: An analysis … Continue reading

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Wellness Wrap 9/20/13: Football fans consume more fat after losses; Eating around workouts and tweets

The weekly Wellness Wrap provides links to recent health and fitness news. Share your thoughts and links in a comment or email emccracken@ydr.com. Catching up while I was away: New studies are showing that teenagers are exercising more and eating … Continue reading

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Wellness Wrap 8/2/13: Hot weather might cause hot tempers, Cancer redefined?, Australia battling obesity

The weekly Wellness Wrap provides links to recent health and fitness news and lists events that will help you stay fit during the weekend. Check back every Friday morning. Have an interesting health or fitness-related link or event to share? … Continue reading

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Wellness Wrap 7/12/13: America drops on obesity list; Singing for your health; Summer break weight gain

The weekly Wellness Wrap provides links to recent health and fitness news and lists events that will help you stay fit during the weekend. Check back every Friday morning. Have an interesting health or fitness-related link or event to share? … Continue reading

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Wellness Wrap 6/28/13: Sugar vs. corn syrup; Fitness for the ages; Backlash against obesity as disease

The weekly Wellness Wrap provides links to recent health and fitness news and lists events that will help you stay fit during the weekend. Check back every Friday morning. Have an interesting health or fitness-related link or event to share? … Continue reading

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