Tag: obesity

Mystery of obesity cause discovered

As more people in Korea adopt Western eating habits, the waistlines of the population is slowly expanding. There is no groundbreaking solution to obesity, other than eating right and exercising regularly. But a group of local scientists has uncovered a medical reason for obesity that could change the way doctors treat it. Sohn Jung-in has…

By Ewald Bahringer January 9, 2020 2

Fight the Obesity Epidemic with SlimGenics

Obesity has become an epidemic. Nearly two-thirds of American adults are overweight or obese. 55% do not get enough physical activity. 26% are completely inactive. Only 25% eat the recommended amounts of fruits and vegetables. Over the last twenty years, here’s what has happened with our food consumption. Hamburgers are 23% larger, soft drinks have…

By Ewald Bahringer January 9, 2020 0

What is Obesity?

Obesity is a chronic medical disease that we are desperately in need of good treatment for our patients. Obesity itself is a very complex disease and it’s multifactorial. People suffer for a variety of reasons. It’s not as simple as doing more exercise and eating less and as it turns out actually sometimes eating less…

By Ewald Bahringer January 9, 2020 0

Commission unveils new plan to combat obesity

In its fight against obesity among school children, the European Commission launched a proposal on Thursday to strengthen the declining consumption of fruit and milk among young people. Aimed at promoting healthier lifestyles, the new plan will bring together the EU’s currently separate programmes on milk and fruit under a new single scheme. Called ‘Eat…

By Ewald Bahringer January 8, 2020 6