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Obesity Continues to Rise: Alarming Statistics Promote Change Posted By : Johnson Author

Americans are fast becoming known as some of the old most obese an overweight in global populations. This is both worrisome and embarrassing to those living in the U.S., where, according to recent statistics. According to veteran news writer Bill Hendrick, writing for WebMD, obesity rates have increased in nearly half of the states in… Read More »

With life-threatening food allergies on the rise, drug companies ramp up new approaches

In Israel, a snack called Bamba is credited for a dramatically lower rate of peanut allergy among children. The morsels of puffed corn resemble Cheetos, except taste like peanut butter. Americans can now buy them in Trader Joe’s. The idea is that Israeli children are introduced to peanut-based foods at much earlier ages, and that… Read More »