Tag Archives: weight loss

Someday It Will Be Different

Someday people will look back on these times and shake their heads in disbelief. It will be like when we look back at bleeding, the procedure where ‘doctors’ would intentionally open a patients vein to let diseased blood escape, weakening … Continue reading

Posted in Health, Living | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Exercise and Weight Loss

Today we are leading off with a film. This film concerns the way that the body functions, it explains that your body is not just a simple machine, where all of the fuel you are putting into it is either … Continue reading

Posted in Health, Living | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Starvation Diets, Epic Failure

My nephew has asked me for help. I love being helpful, I love being the knowledgable one, but it can be frustrating. The problem with recommending dietary changes is that it involves change. My nephew is a very large man, … Continue reading

Posted in Health, Living | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Fat Stigma

If your children are overweight they are likely to be bullied at school because of it. Apparently, as reported in the New York Times on July 7, a first-ever cross nation study has been conducted and it found that kids … Continue reading

Posted in Health, Living | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Can It Really Be This Simple?

Yesterday’s news cruise brought me a few related stories to report on today. The Washington Post let me know that there is a drug on the market that caused people who were injected to lose weight: A study in the┬áNew … Continue reading

Posted in Health, Living | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Sharing a Lucky Streak

I watched a movie from the 80s in which a habitual gambler gets a sure-thing tip on a horse from a friend, he bets the horse and wins. Thing is he has a gambling problem and shouldn’t be betting but … Continue reading

Posted in Health, Living | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Science, Pseudo-style

What do you do, for yourself and for your family, if you have discovered evidence that you have been wrong about something your whole life? The idea that in order to maintain your health and weight that it is advisable … Continue reading

Posted in Health | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment