Obesity Reduces Life Expectancy

Obesity Reduces Life Expectancy

We know that people who are very fat tend to live shorter life spans. But how much shorter? Obesity Reduces Life Expectancy According to a new study, obesity cuts 14 years from your life. Researchers found that people with a body mass index (BMI) of more than 40 are...
Eating Veggies Cuts Death Risk

Eating Veggies Cuts Death Risk

Everyone knows that eating fruits and vegetables is healthy, but how much of these healthy foods should you be eating? One study finds that eating at least seven portions a day could cut your risk of dying by 42 percent. The study, performed by researchers at the...
What Causes Heart Failure

What Causes Heart Failure

What Causes Heart Failure? Heart failure usually occurs in people older than 65. However, even if you’re younger than that, if you’ve had a heart attack, or if you have one or more of these conditions, you’re at risk: • Coronary artery disease This is a disease in...
Obesity And You

Obesity And You

Obesity has been shown over and over again to be extremely bad for your heath, yet with all the warning signs, people continue to add on pounds and fall into the danger zone of being Obese. Here are just a few examples of what happens when YOU become obese. Link...