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“There’s No Cure for Obesity”

“There’s No Cure for Obesity”

I read a lot of articles about obesity. A lot. I read so I can prepare myself, so I know what to expect, so I am not surprised by side effects of losing weight like being cold, or not being able to eat the same amount of calories as someone who has not lost weight … Continue reading

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Weekend Watching: Man Who Lost 400lbs & Regained

Weekend Watching: Man Who Lost 400lbs & Regained

I’ve just heard about this story, I’m not American so it hadn’t shown up in my news over the years, about a man named David Smith who, at his heaviest, weighed 650lbs. He had gone public with his weight struggle and asked for help.┬áHe managed to lose 400lbs and has since re-gained over 250 of … Continue reading

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Weekend Watching: Weight of the Nation

Weekend Watching: Weight of the Nation

Recently I found out about the HBO Documentary Weight of the Nation, a four-part documentary series looking at obesity in the United States. Quite frankly, I think most information is not that far off for most Western Industrialized nations. In Canada we may not have the same level of fast food, candy, ridiculous portions, but … Continue reading

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The Irony!

Ha! So right after I post my xmas strategy entry, my blog finally gets added to the outcampaign.org website and twitter. Oh, the irony. For those who don’t know or haven’t clicked on the scarlett A in my blog it is a link to Richard Dawkin’s Out Campaign. The campaign is a great initiative in … Continue reading

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