Long identified as some of the premiere culprits behind our nation’s surge toward obesity, some of the big guys in the food industry have pledged to trim trillions of calories from their products to help address the problem of overflowing waistlines. Among the participants are General Mills Inc., Campbell Soup Co., Kraft Foods Inc., Nestle... Read more
On April 15, 2013, two homemade bombs exploded a short distance from the finish line during the running of the Boston Marathon. Three people were killed and more than 260 were injured. In the days that followed the attack, area veterans began to experience heightened levels of anxiety. Some called in sick from work. Another,... Read more
When Rachel Frederickson took the stage 155 pounds lighter than her debut weight on The Biggest Loser, Jillian Michaels wore a look on her face as if she were viewing the burning down of her house. Her look of shock and awe mixed with a tablespoon of confusion was matched only by the look on Bob Harper’s face,... Read more
The SNaX Program is a five-week obesity prevention and intervention program geared toward middle school students. Interventions in schools show much promise for improving that particular nutritional environment.
The SNaX program employs a format that is meant to promote schoolwide environmental changes and encourage students to eat... Read more
This sharepost is part of a series about total body contouring plastic surgery that My Bariatric Life underwent following massive weight loss.
Read My Bariatric Life’s Total Body Lift – Part 1: Why Did I Do This?
In my previous sharepost within this series, I asked readers to stay tuned for me to reveal my results... Read more