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Obesity

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Studies have shown a connection between obesity and diabetes. Though being obese does not cause diabetes it is a risk factor. Maintaining a healthy weight is not only good for  diabetes prevention and management, but your health in general.

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  If we don’t manage our diabetes, it’s likely to come with complications in its wake. But it’s sure to come with a stigma now.   The stigma of diabetes is that it’s our fault. It blames the victim. Before (Sitting) Their theory is that we get diabetes because we’re fat, lazy, and weak-willed.…

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Gretchen Becker, Health Guide, posted Genes and Obesity One of the difficult things about being obese is that most of society assumes it’s because…

02/07/13

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Gretchen Becker, Health Guide, commented on Why Diabetes Advocacy Has a Problem Great sharepost, David.   I agree we need to do what we can to inform people…

11/09/12

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My Bariatric Life, Health Guide, commented on How Will You Celebrate Success? This book sounds like a good investment, David. I am going to add it to my reading list.…

11/04/12

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Gretchen Becker, Health Guide, posted Yo Yo Dieting and Metabolism Most of us have heard of yo yo diets.   That’s when you go on a diet and…

10/14/12

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