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Insurance Journal  Jul 29  Comment 
U.S. workplaces may need to consider innovative methods to prevent fatigue from developing in employees who are obese. Based on results from a study published in the Journal of Occupational and Environmental Hygiene (JOEH), workers who are obese...
TechCrunch  Jul 29  Comment 
 Kurbo Health, a mobile subscription service focused on fighting childhood obesity through the use of simple food diaries and live coaching, is today opening its doors to all families who want to sign up and try its weight loss program,...
Jutia Group  Jul 24  Comment 
[Business Wire] - UnitedHealthcare and National 4-H Council are expanding a successful partnership called Eat4-Health that helps tackle obesity by promoting healthy eating and active lifestyles amon Read more on this. UnitedHealth Group...
The Economic Times  Jul 24  Comment 
Obese workers experience more fatigue & have significantly shorter endurance times when performing workplace tasks, compared with their non-obese counterparts.
Times Online  Jul 24  Comment 
Maybe it was inevitable that once Susie Orbach had written her classic work Fat is a Feminist Issue, three decades...
New York Times  Jul 22  Comment 
The scientist discovered genetic predispositions for obesity through studies of adoptees, but took pains to keep his findings from being used an excuse for surrender.
New York Times  Jul 21  Comment 
The scientist discovered genetic predispositions for obesity through studies of adoptees, but took pains to keep his findings from being used an excuse for surrender.
Motley Fool  Jul 19  Comment 
Despite rising obesity in Europe, the EU has yet to approve weight loss drugs from Arena (ARNA), Vivus (VVUS), or Orexigen (OREX).
Insurance Journal  Jul 14  Comment 
The MGIS Companies and Stevens & Lee have launched Surgi-Protect, a malpractice insurance program designed specifically for bariatric surgeons and their specific practices. With more than 35 percent of Americans suffering from obesity, which was...
MedPage Today  Jul 11  Comment 
(MedPage Today) -- There's good news and bad news for two groups that the CDC keeps tabs on regarding obesity.




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