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Trainer gains 70 pounds, then loses it all

Trainer gains 70 pounds, then loses it all Manning says he didn’t realize the effects of his weight gain would be more than physical. It altered his relationships and his self-confidence. Returning to the gym after the Fit2Fat portion of his journey made him nervous. The fact that he had to do push-ups on his […]

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There Are 10 Times More Mentally Ill People Behind Bars Than in State Hospitals

There Are 10 Times More Mentally Ill People Behind Bars Than in State Hospitals Putting the mentally ill in jails instead of hospitals isn’t saving the government any money. … The average stay for an inmate at Rikers is 42 days. Mentally ill inmates get stuck there for an average of 215 days. The stigma […]

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Is Alzheimer’s Type 3 Diabetes?

Is Alzheimer’s Type 3 Diabetes? Alzheimer’s could well be a form of diet-induced diabetes Wow. This is hardly proof but the articles linked by Mr. Bittman are worth reading.

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HFCS Leads To Much More Weight Gain In Rats Than Sugar

“Some people have claimed that high-fructose corn syrup is no different than other sweeteners when it comes to weight gain and obesity, but our results make it clear that this just isn’t true, at least under the conditions of our tests,” said psychology professor Bart Hoebel. “When rats are drinking high-fructose corn syrup at levels […]