Health News and Alternative Medicine
Restaurant food makes me sick. I have RISI.
Have you recently dined out and, shortly afterwards, your stomach starts to growl, maybe some gas or maybe even worse? You might have not paid much attention, except when it happens more often than not. You may have "restaurant induced soy intolerance" it only strikes when you dine out. Read about soy intolerance allergies.
New CDC Study Finds No Real Increase in Obesity Among Adults; But Levels Still High
After a quarter century of increases, obesity prevalence has not measurably increased in the past few years but levels are still high - at 34 percent of U.S. adults aged 20 and over, according to a new study released today by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
The report, "Obesity Among Adults in the U.S.: No Significant Change in 2005-06," is the latest analysis based on the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, conducted by CDC's National Center for Health Statistics. Continue reading...
Kindergartner and Mayor Unite to Fight Diabetes
In support of Southern Arizona families affected by diabetes, Mayor Robert E. Walkup has issued a proclamation declaring November 14, 2007, World Diabetes Day in Tucson, Arizona. Mayor Walkup has also urged community leaders in 15 neighboring cities and towns to join the City of Tucson in its efforts to raise awareness about diabetes. Continue reading...