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The Link Between Obesity and Arthritis

My Bariatric Life Health Guide October 17, 2012
  •   Obesity-Related Conditions The risk factors of being overweight or obese are well-documented. As Americans pack on the pounds with unprecedented haste, the health issues they may encounter have been given ample space in the spotlight.According to the National Institutes of Health (NIH): O...

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  • Lene  Andersen
    Health Guide
    Oct. 23, 2012

    great article! Last year, I interviewed Dr. Patience White, VP of Public Health from The Arthritis Foundation and she said something incredibly motivating - losing 1 pound takes 4 pounds of stress off your knees. the Foundation are involved in a number of things that can help people with arthritis get more physically active - check out their website for more....

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    great article! Last year, I interviewed Dr. Patience White, VP of Public Health from The Arthritis Foundation and she said something incredibly motivating - losing 1 pound takes 4 pounds of stress off your knees. the Foundation are involved in a number of things that can help people with arthritis get more physically active - check out their website for more.